Types of Basement Finishing Systems

Basement finishing systems allow you to finish a basement in about two weeks. Learn whether they might work for your home.

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By: Caroline Shannon-Karasik

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The systems are modular, and they address many of the typical basement design issues by offering wall panels, ceilings, windows and floors that are moisture-resistant and which have built-in insulation.

The Total Basement Finishing system, for example, allows you choose from a variety of design styles and can provide a finished basement in as few as 10 days.

The Owens Corning Basement Finishing System is another popular option. It comes with durable, insulated fiberboards that you install over existing walls, locking out moisture and lending a warmth to a basement space.

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