urned attic storage space into two bedrooms for my kids. Did it all myself so it cost around $120 in paint and polyurethane, $15 in sandpaper for the floors, around $8 for spackle and wood filler, and $15 for trim. A couple of dollars for plastic to cut out polka dot templates. Used pieces of old
How did you insulate your roof for the attic renovation? I've seen some people recommend not venting,and making a 'hot roof'. Did you do ventilation under the sides? Is it warm in winter?
exact attic space. You did a great job and inspired me to do a makeover. My teen son lives up in my attic in both rooms. Love the colors and the clean open feel of these rooms.
This attic makeover is one of my favorite things on Houzz. :)
basements and attics, according to Energy Star. Learn how to locate and seal air leaks and improve insulation in the DIY guide available on the Energy Star website.What is Energy Star? Energy Star is a joint program of the EPA and the DOE. Products that meet standards set by these two agencies can earn the Energy
Attic nooks, especially with knotty wood tongue and groove ceiling planks, can be comfortable sleeping aeries.
childrens' bedrooms had existing unused attic spaces adjacent. We added a round window to the end wall in both, and finished out the spaces to be secret pint-sized playrooms. A custom daybed and built in drawers and shelves create a boat-like feel that is a perfect child's haven.
Photo by Andrew Hyslop
For attic space behind an upstairs bedroom wall. Bonus room!
Attic space...good use of space..built-ins, rustic style-
hallway or attic, finding not a single matching sheet, blanket or pillow brings you back to childhood, when the cabin was heaven for old linens, dishes and furniture that weren’t being used at home.To create this look, resist the urge to buy sets. See a pillow you like? Just grab it and continue your hunt