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Why All-Foam Basement Subfloors Make Sense

By: Steve Maxwell of Bailey Line Road   I’m always looking for new and useful innovations to make finished basements better. DRICORE Insul-Armor all-foam subfloor panels are my latest discovery, they’re unique, and they do things that other basement subfloor options can’t match. To make sense of this innovation, you need to understand something about […]

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DIY Backyard Shed Ideas For Some “Me Space”

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Running out of room in your house? As home becomes more and more a comfy place of refuge, many of us are looking for ways to make the most of our property. A backyard shed can be the perfect solution to carve out some space just for you.   Gaining popularity among homeowners, livable backyard […]

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Convert Your Garage Into Usable Living Space

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With most of us spending more time at home, our lifestyle is forcing us to adapt and renovate. One of the most popular trends is a garage conversion, which involve extending your living space by transforming your garage into much more than storage space for your car, bikes and kids’ toys.   Spring is the […]

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Small Home Extension Ideas: Tips to Max Out Your Living Space

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As we spend more time at home during the pandemic, we’re thinking about our spaces differently so we can make the most of them. Reinvention can help you extend your functional square footage and ensure your home keeps up with your evolving needs. Here are some inspiring ideas to try:   Reconnect with friends   […]

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Avoid The # 1 Mistake on Your Basement Renovation

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It’s home improvement season, and that means it’s time to start working on your next project. Whether you’ve recently moved or are fixing up your home, upgrading your basement is a great idea that’s rewarding now and when it’s time to sell. Finishing this space boosts your home’s value and gives you plenty of extra […]

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3 Key Steps in Basement Renovation Planning

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Key steps in basement renovation planning Now’s the time when many of us start thinking about what home improvement projects we’d like to tackle this year. For those renovating their basement this season, here are the key steps you need to take:   Plan your project and design your layout. It’s important to set out […]

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Increase Your Home’s Value by Investing in Your Basement

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When it comes to return on investment, a basement reno is one of the smartest home improvements you can make. Whether you’re planning on selling or want to enjoy the space with your family, here are some tips to take your basement from lackluster to lavish.   Upgrade your flooring. Is your basement always cold? […]

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Expand Your Living Space with a Basement Makeover

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If you’re not using your basement for everyday living, you’re losing out on at least a third of your home’s square footage. Here are some tips to transform it into a space where you want to spend time:   Control the air flow. Basements that haven’t been well maintained can have a host of problems […]

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What to Consider When Designing a Basement Apartment

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Whether you’re hoping to move in a relative or generate some rental income, building a basement apartment is a great way to add space and value to your home. Make sure this investment is done right by keeping these factors in mind:   Check local zoning laws and regulations. Building codes differ depending on where […]

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3 DIY Projects to Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

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(NC) Besides helping to save the planet, an energy-efficient home can help you save on your monthly hydro bills, making your living environment warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer. To get started, check out these easy projects even first-time do-it-yourselfers can do:     1. Inspect your perimeter. Much of the money […]

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How to Transform Your Basement From Cold to Cozy

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(NC) Basements are one of the most underused spaces in the home, because they’re often dark, chilly and uninviting. But with a few changes, you can turn yours into a functional living space the whole family will enjoy. Here are some reno and design tips for a basement makeover:   Upgrade flooring. The first step […]

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Bryan Baeumler’s Top 5 Tips To Remodel Your Basement Like A Pro

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Bryan Baeumler is known for his hit TV shows such as, “House of Bryan,” “Disaster DIY,” and “Leave it to Bryan.” And while Bryan doesn’t know you, he wants to help you. Because he knows how hard it can be to remodel your basement.   Why build up (or out) when that extra space you’re […]

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The Best DIY DRICORE Tips From our Dricorespondents

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Winter is a great time to tackle indoor home renovations. After all, ‘tis the season for warmth and comfort. With a little help from DRICORE®, your basement could easily be your favorite space this winter. Tackling a DIY basement renovation using DRICORE means you can finish faster because both Subfloor and DRICORE SMARTWALL® are made […]

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Contractor Tips: 7 Things You Need to Know About Basement Remodeling

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Earlier this year, Better Built Basements (BBB), a custom basement remodeling contractor in Berlin, Connecticut, started using DRICORE® in their basement solutions for clients. “As far as flooring goes, DRICORE is the only subfloor we use,” says Chris Hueble, a design consultant with BBB. “Before DRICORE came along with DRICORE SMARTWALL®, we had always done […]

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What You Need to Know About Older Basement Renovations From a DIYer and PRO

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When renovating a basement, owners of older homes often have to contend with different issues than homeowners of relatively new builds. Just ask Kristen, a homeowner and DIY blogger of Storefront Life who lives in a converted 100-year-old storefront in downtown Toronto. Finishing her basement, she had to contend with sloping floors, shorter ceiling heights, […]

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5 Tips for Planning Your Basement Renovation

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Basement remodels are a smart way to expand your home’s living space. Power and plumbing are already in place and it won’t change your home’s profile. The versatility of a basement space means it can be anything from your new family room, home theatre or guest bedroom. In every basement reno, the most important stage […]

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Redoing Your Basement This Spring? Buck Traditional Finishing Methods to Better Protect Your New Space From Moisture.

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There’s no easier way to increase living space in your current home than by developing your basement, but traditional finishing methods may be undermining your project— especially if you have more enthusiasm than experience.   “In my experience, traditional systems can set the stage for hidden mold growth, poor energy performance, and even low indoor […]

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Skip Bedell (TV Host and Professional Contractor)

“You never want to put your finished floors on top of wet, damp, and cold concrete. DRICORE® Subfloors gives you a layer of protection to help with moisture and cold coming from concrete.”

Skip Bedell

Steve Maxwell (Professional Contractor)

“Nobody wants a musty smell in the house and that’s why I go with DRICORE® Subfloors.”

Steve Maxwell

Bryan Baeumler (HGTV Host and Professional Contractor)

“In my mind, you cannot finish a basement without putting down DRICORE®. Every house I’ve ever built has DRICORE® in the basement, it’s the only way to do it.”

Bryan Baeumler
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