Following a handful of several years of living, functioning, and taking part in in our aspiration property, we at last completed our basement! 

Making our to start with customized household for our family members just after years of developing for our purchasers was just one of the most worthwhile activities, and we couldn’t hold out to start out operating on our unfinished basement after we moved in. We had a large amount of ideas, and absolutely everyone experienced a must-have — from Syd’s skate-ramp to the girl’s ballet bar and air hockey desk.  

With some aid from our pals at Killowen Building, we made a exciting, purposeful, lovely space, and we’re so enthusiastic to share it with you! Prior to we dive in, however, we’re supplying you a sneak peek of the inspiration and procedure powering the types.  

A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement
A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement

In which we started

The yr we moved into our household was a person of our busiest however. On prime of design and style projects and the working day-to-working day of running a small business, we wrote a e-book, released a multi-12 months partnership with Concentrate on, and filmed our Netflix Clearly show “Dream Residence Makeover.” Enjoyment actuality: the established for our interviews took up most of the central region of the unfinished basement! We set our designs to end the house apart for a few many years even though we dreamed up every depth.

A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement

Guiding the scenes of our basement before — the filming established for Dream Property Makeover!

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Powering the build

From the starting of the system, it was vital that the basement felt as non-basement-like as feasible. We had a large amount of suggestions, and we required a very good group to provide them all to fruition. We ended up so fortunate to work with Killowen Development and Killowen Cabinet Co. on our basement (and our overall household). Each depth is constructed with intention, from the custom key door in the kitchenette to the wonderful arches throughout. 

A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement
A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement

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A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement
A Look Behind The Process of The McGee Home Basement

The critical items

Our basement was made to be a place for leisure and participate in, but we even now needed to make it sense elevated with a few of our favored parts. We incorporated a blend of old and new, with a number of vintage finds from more than the yrs and a massive customized sectional. Listed here are a number of of the parts that created the area:

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Astrid Fringe Stool

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Parker Coffee Table

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Terri Spherical Desk Lamp

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Crawford Chair

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Glass Bottle Vase

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Masa Eating Table