Expanding Living Space: Show Index

In this eight-part series, Dean and Robin show how to convert a typical unfinished basement into a comfortable living space—incorporating unique features like a sleeping pod instead of a full bedroom, a kitchenette with compact appliances, and cork flooring.

(Episodes 1603-1610 originally broadcast in 2002; encore broadcast is 1/18/03-3/8/03*)


Expanding 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.

Expanding 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 a house.

Expanding Living Space: Walls and Ceilings
Dean and Robin finish the walls and ceilings as they make progress on the project.

Expanding Living Space: Carpentry
As work continues in the new living space, Dean and Robin introduce ready-to-assemble cabinets and other details.

Expanding Living Space: Kitchenette
Both the laminate countertops and tiling in the bathroom is installed in the remodeled basement.

Expanding 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 pod.

Expanding 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.

Expanding Living Space: Decorating
Dean and Robin finish the fireplace trim, install home theater components and and discuss furniture.

 

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