Upgrading Below Grade
An unfinished basement really isn't a living area, is it? Mainly, it's storage, doubling as the involuntary destination for rambunctious kids on a rainy day. Which is a shame, really, because well-constructed basements have many characteristics that make them ideal for everyday uses. Basements are quiet, naturally cool and -- because they are separate from the primary living area -- inherently private.
A Breath of Fresh Air: Keeping Indoor Air Clean and Comfortable
If you're planning to build a home, you're in the perfect position to make it a healthy one by considering several techniques for improving indoor air quality.
Content updated on 7/14/2006