Basement Remodel: Is the value worth the cost?

If you have an outdated or unfinished basement, you probably think about its possibilities.

Maybe you dream of using it as an extra living space for your family. Or perhaps you think it could add value to your home.

Whatever the reason, you might wonder if it’s worth it to remodel a basement.

  • Will it pay off in enjoyment and/or when selling your home?
  • How will it affect resale value?
  • Should you hire contractors or DIY?