Discover the Hidden Gem Beneath Your Home

We specialize in transforming underutilized basements into stunning, functional, and inviting spaces. We believe that every basement has the potential to become a hidden gem, adding value and comfort to your home. Our team of skilled professionals is dedicated to providing you with the knowledge and expertise needed to bring your dream basement to life. Explore the possibilities and embark on an exciting journey of basement transformation with us! subheading

Reimagining Basement Living

Our Basement Finishing Process

1 – Initial Consultation

We begin with a thorough consultation to understand your vision, requirements, and budget. Our team will assess the current condition of your basement and discuss potential design ideas.

2 – Design & Planning

Our experienced designers create a customized plan that optimizes layout, functionality, and aesthetics based on your preferences.

3 – Permits & Approvals

We handle all necessary permits and approvals, ensuring compliance with local building codes for a smooth and legal process.

4 – Preparation & Demolition

We clear the space of debris and, if needed, carefully perform demolition work to prepare for construction.

5 – Structural Enhancements

We reinforce the basement’s structural elements to support the planned improvements, ensuring safety and stability.

6 – Electrical & Plumbing

Our skilled technicians install necessary electrical and plumbing work, providing utilities for your basement’s layout.

7 – Insulation & Drywall

We ensure comfort and energy-efficiency by installing high quality insulation and drywall.

8 – Flooring & Finishes

Our seasoned craftsmen install high quality flooring and finishing in line with your design preferences and choices.

9 – Permits & Approvals

We wrap up the project and again ensure all necessary permits and approvals are in place.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The cost of finishing a basement can vary based on several factors, such as the size of the basement, the complexity of the project, desired features, and materials used. To provide you with an accurate estimate, we would need to schedule a consultation to assess your specific needs and vision for the space. Rest assured, our team is committed to offering competitive and transparent pricing, ensuring you get the best value for your investment.

On average we see most projects fall within the $60 – $90+ per sq ft range for finishing a basement in Colorado in the Denver metro area.

Yes, we take care of handling all the necessary permits and inspections for your basement finishing project. Our experienced team will handle the entire permit process, ensuring everything is in compliance with local building codes and regulations. The costs associated with obtaining permits and inspections will be included in the estimate we provide you. This way, you have a clear understanding of the total project cost from the outset.

In addition all work will be done by licensed trades where applicable. Summit Edge Builders is a licensed general contractor and with our build agreements we provide copies of license and insurance.

Starting a basement finishing project can be exciting, but it’s essential to begin with careful planning. The first step is to schedule a consultation with our experts. During this meeting, we’ll discuss your goals, budget, and ideas for the space. Our team will then conduct a thorough assessment of your basement’s current condition and provide recommendations based on your requirements. From there, we’ll collaborate on a detailed design and layout, ensuring that your vision for the finished basement comes to life.

The timeframe for completing a basement finishing project can vary depending on the size and complexity of the project. After our initial consultation and assessment, we’ll be able to provide you with a more accurate estimate of the timeline. Our team is dedicated to completing the project efficiently without compromising on quality. Rest assured, we will work diligently to meet the agreed-upon deadlines and keep you informed throughout the entire process.

Our goal will be to minimize the disruption of having contractors in your house to a minimum.

While it is technically possible for you to work from home during the basement finishing project, we recommend against it due to the nature of the work involved. The construction process can be noisy and disruptive, which may make it challenging to focus on work tasks. However, we

understand that remote work is becoming increasingly common, so we’ll do our best to coordinate with you in advance, providing a schedule of when our workers will be present. Typically, they will be on-site during normal work hours, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. By setting realistic expectations, we aim to ensure a smooth and stress-free experience for you during the project.

Please feel free to reach out to us for a consultation, and our team will be more than happy to discuss your basement finishing project in detail. We look forward to working with you to create a beautiful and functional space that meets your needs and exceeds your expectations.

Building Insights

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