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How Finishing your Basement can Add Value to your New Custom Home

When building your new custom home in Edmonton or deciding the scope of your new major renovation, a common question that comes up is whether to finish your basement or not and if it really adds value to your property. Check out some of the reasons why finishing your basement can add value to your Edmonton Custom Home. 

Adding Rooms to your New Custom Home

An excellent way to add value to a property is adding a significant amount of living area, rooms or living spaces. Finishing your basement means at least adding one more bedroom and bathroom to your new Edmonton custom home. From the renovation point of view, although above-ground additions do add value to your property, finishing your basement can be less expensive. Learn more about the difference between the cost of your custom home versus its value here.

Attract Homebuyers with Recreational and Guest Space

When building a new custom home finishing your basement can attract homebuyers if your home has enough space for recreation, to host guests, and even to have extra storage. If you are building a forever home, a finished basement offers you plenty of options, such as having a rental space. 

A Walk-Out Basement for your New Edmonton Home

Although there are many options for your basement. One of our favourite options and one that is known to increase value is a walk-out basement.
There are many options for its design, and with this option, your basement can have its own private entrance and regular sized windows that can allow plenty of natural light and make it feel bright and spacious. Your basement can be turned into a family room, including a gym or home office, a playroom, and even a mini theater. 

Ready to build your new Edmonton custom home or to renovate your basement? Contact Edmonton Custom Home Builders today!

We will prepare a summary budget for your new custom home and provide you with more information about our custom homes in Edmonton and the Fort Saskatchewan area!

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Too Long Didn’t Read (TLDR)

When planning your new custom home or major renovation consider finishing your basement to add more living spaces and add value to your property.