A home gym, an office space, a hangout zone—the options are endless.
Gone are the days where basements were dark, dingy holes dedicated only to storing out-of-season holiday decor and functional-yet-unsightly household necessities (no one wants their water heater out in the open, right?). For modern homeowners, their subterranean square footage holds near endless possibilities, allowing them to make their homes more functional, more fun, and more unique.
That being said, starting from scratch with a basement renovation can be a daunting task—there’s so much that can be done with the shell of the space, so where does one start with designing? Lucky for you, we did the legwork of culling inspiration for you, rounding up 13 creative, designer-approved basement remodel ideas to fuel your own renovation—or at least your Pinterest board for the time being.