We finished the basement!
There is still some tweaking involved here and there, but mostly, it is done.
First, though, let us refresh our memories a little with the before pictures from the original post here.
Oh, and yes, I took the picture when my basement was looking the worst it could look.
Not ashamed to say it, I wanted the reveal to be dramatic.
But I did not toss those toys around me.
Here is the family room area before:
It just looks sad, doesn’t it?
The toy area before:
The nook of the family room before:
The office/craft cemetery before:
The craptastic hall down to the basement before
It’s almost embarrassing to look at now.
Here are some during pictures to give you an idea of how the progress went:
And here are the after pics.
The former toy area turned tween hang out area/office.
The former office/craft cemetery turned toy room:
The family room:
Family room nook:
Standing on the steps looking at the family room:
Hallway to the basement:
Now with beadboard and a handmade shelf:
And now I am off to take a nap.
I will do a separate post about all the little details next week!