Our basement eclectic family room
 

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Crystal Harder wrote:
Great couch, where is it from?
   Comment   January 15, 2014
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Heidi Holm
The sofa was purchased from Sofa Solutions in Chicagoland area
January 20, 2014 at 2:14pm   
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jrkochen wrote:
Lights - Looking for those same light fixtures between the joists, what are they?
   Comment   June 22, 2013
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it appears to be an open ceiling just leaving the joists exposed. those are just regular 6" can lights that can be found at any big box store. they install between the joists and can slide on the brackets. it appears they just painted the whole ceiling black including the bracket and housing (be sure to tape off the socket). they then installed a trim ring kit (which comes in various options and colors). i have attached a picture of what it might look like before paint. hope this helps.
December 3, 2013 at 4:25pm   
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kmdel
thank you very much!
December 3, 2013 at 5:55pm   
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wendyfollett wrote:
How did you do the brick? - Could you please tell me the process of how you got the brick walls and column bases. They look great! Thanks
     Comment   April 3, 2013
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Heidi Holm
We ordered the brick from a place called www.culturedstone.com. It was 1/4" the width of a brick and went on like tile. It was installed by a subcontractor.
April 4, 2013 at 5:27am     
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cbahr wrote:
Looking for a nice wall color for basement - What is the color on the walls? It's a beautiful shade of blue.
     Comment   February 22, 2013
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Heidi Holm
The wall color is Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green
February 25, 2013 at 1:11pm   
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cbahr
Great, thank you so much!
March 1, 2013 at 12:01pm   
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shellysteward wrote:
shelly.steward@sbcglobal.net - what color is the ceiling?
   Comment   June 25, 2012
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Scarlett Meadows
Heidi, love your basement. I think I am using all your ideas for our own. We have a low budget- I am sure the built in's are the priciest area? Did you have to get HVAC or use upstairs? Our ceilings are super low in some areas and not too bad in others- was yours low?
August 31, 2013 at 10:03am   
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Heidi Holm
We used all existing HVAC, but had to plumb for the small bath. Yes, our ceilings were low and we could not come to a consensus regarding a dropped ceiling or dry wall. Because our pipes tended to drip in humid conditions, we went with a painted ceiling. We are so happy with the basement. The custom cabinetry was definitely priciest, but I imagine you could go with IKEA and mould them to make them look custom.
January 10, 2014 at 4:17pm     
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