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Denver Basement Finishing: 3 Ideas for the Perfect Space to Entertain

August 24, 2016

The basement is the perfect area in the home to mix up and do something that is great for entertaining! You can create an environment that is fun, relaxing and functional to spend time with family or friends. When you are ready to embark on a basement finishing Denver project, it is exciting to be able to update and large area that can be soundproofed to not disturb anyone upstairs. Read these ideas to inspire you for your own basement:
  1. Home Theater: One of the most popular ways to remodel a basement is to create a home theater. It is the perfect space with plenty of room and can have soundproofing that separates it from floors above. Insulation especially will make this possible. When it comes to your sound system, during your remodel you can have a surround system installed. Choosing a 7.1 surround system will provide you with seven speakers to make you feel like you are right there with the actors and a subwoofer to put the final touches on the cake! It will allow you to feel all of the booms! When choosing a television, it is important to find the best one for your money and arrangement. PC Mag has this great buying guide to help you find reviews for your television. Last, invest in comfortable seating. You can purchase recliners with built in cup holders to a comfortable experience.
  2. Game Room: A game room is the perfect way to create a fun space for everyone in the home. The game room can be a mix of digital games and fun games. Consider adding a pool table, foosball table, table tennis arrangement and/or dartboard. With your remodel, you can also build in spaces to easily store items such as darts, pool sticks and more so they are not easily lost. Another consideration for your game room is a board game section. Add an area with fun games like Monopoly! Need ideas? Popular Mechanics has a list of The 35 Best New Board Games to help you mix it up. Last, the game room is a great space for your digital gaming as well. While one part of the family is playing pool, someone else can be playing their favorite video game and everyone can all be together.
  3. Bar: Adding a bar to your basement is perfect for entertaining. You can great a this space in addition to your game room, or just a comfortable entertaining spaces with plenty of seating and tables. You can keep it simple with a small undercounter refrigerator and a sink to hold cans or bottles, or a larger space to store alcohol collections and beautifully display your glassware in cabinets or hanging. A surround audio system is also great for an entertaining space with Bluetooth capabilities to control the music anywhere in the room!
When you are ready to transform your basement for the best entertaining space, Ridgeline Design and Build is your go-to! We have specialized in Denver basement finishing and room remodeling since 1991. Learn how we can help you bring your vision to a reality with our basement finishing services and give us a call at 303-346-6100 to get started!