Living Space: Show Index
this eight-part series, Dean and Robin show how to convert a typical
unfinished basement into a comfortable living spaceincorporating
unique features like a sleeping pod instead of a full bedroom, a
kitchenette with compact appliances, and cork flooring.
1603-1610 originally broadcast in 2002; encore broadcast is 1/18/03-3/8/03*)
Living Space: Starting Up
Options for expanding living space are discussed as Dean and Robin
begin work on a new bedroom, bathroom, kitchenette, and rec room.
Living Space: Framing and Mechanicals
Dean and Robin tackle the framing and mechanical issues that come
with expanding living space into previously unfinished areas of
Living Space: Walls and Ceilings
Dean and Robin finish the walls and ceilings as they make progress
on the project.
Living Space: Carpentry
As work continues in the new living space, Dean and Robin introduce
ready-to-assemble cabinets and other details.
Living Space: Kitchenette
Both the laminate countertops and tiling in the bathroom is installed
in the remodeled basement.
Living Space: Features
While a craftsman works on the home theater cabinets, Dean and Robin
install interesting trim features in the kitchenette and the bed
Living Space: Fixtures and Appliances
As the fixtures and appliances are installed, Dean and Robin explain
how to set up mini-kitchens in new living areas.
Living Space: Decorating
Dean and Robin finish the fireplace trim, install home theater components
and and discuss furniture.