A media room, a wine ‘sanctuary’, teenagers’ room, office or a personal gym, there are plethora of options for converting the unused space of your basement into a useful or livable space. Often neglected by most of us and utilized as only ware house or store house, correct utilization of the basement space can offer many utilitarian benefits. The key is to creatively utilize every inch of this additional useful space which can provide functional benefits and look aesthetically beautiful at the same time. The challenge is to think that in which kind of space you want your basement to be transformed so that it looks like an extended part of your home except for home offices.
Before deciding let us take a closer look at each type of basement space that one would like to have in his/her home:
As it is usually dark and quiet in the basement, it has proved to be an ideal space for getting transformed into a media room. Apart from these factors, high ceilings are also not required in the media room which makes basement ideal for creating one.
To have a home office in your basement is the best idea to stay away from all distractions and noises at home. Whether you want to work from home or run your own enterprise, working on your office projects require quiet and a peaceful environment where you can focus on your work without bothering about anything. Having a home office in basement can solve this problem and lets you enjoy your work without any external disturbances.
Basement apartments are useful for multiple reasons like having an extra income by renting it, apartment for teenagers or for grandparents who want to live comfortably with you. Serving as a separate apartment it provides space and privacy to the people living in it.
You can transform your basement into your personal gym and get gym going whenever you want to. Having your own personal gym in the basement needs some factors to be considered like air circulation, flooring, illuminating options and wall colour schemes which affect the mood and energy levels of a person.