Basement Remodeling In Northern Virginia
Basement Remodeling In Northern Virginia
Fairfax Contractor has the ability, not to only design, but build out any basement remodeling projects you may want. Our basement builder company can pull the necessary permits to remodel your basement. If you’re going to remodel your basement in Fairfax County, Arlington County, Loudon County, or Prince William County we will follow the Virginia state wide 2012 building codes. Our estimates are always free, and will give you all the insights of what can be possible for finishing your basement. As a Virginia class A RBC contractor we have the ability to design, and build the basement project of your dreams. In Fairfax County, Fairfax Contractor typically utilizes the Fairfax County Typical Basement detail.
Egress Window Or Walk Out For Your Basement Remodeling Project
The current code of Virginia 2012 requires an egress window or egress walkout in all new basement remodeling projects. We have the ability to install a code compliant egress system for your basement remodeling project.If you want to add a bedroom to your basement, it will require an a second egress window. For More information about egress windows chick this link for the most update information about the latest codes.
Designing Your Northern Virginia Basement Remodeling Project
Designing a new basement build out requires you to think about what you will use the extra space for. Remodeling an unfinished, or outdated basement in your Northern Virginia home can be an outstanding investment, and certainly adds tremendous value to your home. One must take careful consideration in planning the layout of your remodeled basement project. The designers at Fairfax Contractor have the experience to guide you through this planning process. The first step in planning a basement remodeling project is to establish a reasonable budget to acquire what you want to obtain in your newly remodeled basement. Adding a bedroom, bathroom, and recreational area in your basement will greatly increase the value of your home. Many owners of homes in Northern Virginia want to include a media room, workout room, or even a custom-built office space. Other options include a unique bar, and what many men want, a man cave. Fairfax Contractor will take the time to listen to your design ideas, and put them into an affordable basement buildout that will not only meet your needs but will also meet your spending limits.
Basement permits For Your Northern Virginia Basement Remodeling Project
As a DPOR license Virginia contractor, Fairfax contractor has the ability to pull all necessary permits to construct a legal basement rehab. Permits that will be needed include a building permit, an electrical permit, and if you’re adding a basement bathroom, a plumbing permit. Beyond this, an HVAC permit is probably going to be required to facilitate the cooling and heating of your newly remodeled basement. Once all of the required permits have been pulled by Fairfax contractor, and your space planning is complete we will start the construction project.
Make Sure That Your Basement Has No Waterproofing Issues
Before any remodeling project should be started for your basement remodeling project, you should be sure that there are no underlying waterproofing problems in your current basement. Fairfax Contractor has expert personnel to repair just about any basement foundation repair problems before the construction of your new basement remodeling project starts. Questions should be asked if your basement has ever flooded, or has damp walls. These problems relating to waterproofing your basement should be addressed before any construction starts. Once any waterproofing problems have been repaired you can comfortably start the construction of your new basement remodeling job.
Installing A Kithen In Your Northern Virginia Basement
Many people want to add a kitchen to their new basement remodeling plan. Do you want to add a kitchen to your basement in the Northern Virginia area; there are a few things you need to know. For most areas only one stove is allowed in a home and if you want to add a kitchen in your new basement we will need to get a special use permit from the zoning department that may take up to 90 days to approve. The kitchen in a basement remodeling project is most often approved if it is being used as a in-law suite, and the occupants are over family members 55+ years or handicapped. Other circumstances that might gain approval for a kitchen in a remodeled basement are if you own a very large house and the kitchen is to be used for entertainment purposes. Most counties in Virginia are very strict in issuing kitchens in your basement for any other reason, because of zoning concerns. That does not mean you can’t have a dishwasher, refrigerator, cabinets and a sink installed without special permit or variance. Want constitutes a kitchen is a stove. Many of American’s baby boomers are coming to an age where their parents may not be able to take care of themselves anymore. The issue of what to do with aging parents is difficult at best. Many people put their parent into retirement homes, but a better option may be to have a contractor like Fairfax Contractor build out their basement into an in-law suite. After looking at many of the Northern Virginia County sites it’s hard to find information on how to build out a legal in-law suite in your basement. The big issue with Northern Virginia Counties Zoning Departments is adding a basement stove to your home. If Fairfax Contractor pulls the permits to remodel your basement under the standard Typical Finished Basement Details it clearly states that no kitchen will be installed in the new basement. So you may ask yourself how can I remodel my basement and include a kitchen in the design. Well, the experts at Fairfax Contractor know the ropes to getting a legal second kitchen installed in your home. In addition to the Typical Finished Basement Details Permit, we will also pull a Special permit that will legally let you install that second kitchen in your basement. When we have permission to add a kitchen to your basement remodeling project Fairfax Contractor has the personnel to complete not only a kitchen in your basement but the complete project. To install a kitchen in your basement in Northern Virginia you will need to find a contractor that has the team to properly fill out the paperwork, has outstanding management teams, and has the craftsmen to complete the remodeling project.
Areas Fairfax Contractor Remodels Basements
Fairfax Contractor remodels basements in the Northern Virginia Counties including Arlington County, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, and Prince William County VA. We also do remodeling basement projects in the following Fairfax County cities including Alexandria, Annandale, Burke, Clifton, Centreville, Chantilly, Fairfax, Fairfax City, Fairfax Station, Falls Church, Great Falls, Herndon, Kingstown, Langley, Lake Barcroft, Lorton, McLean, Newington, North Springfield, Oakton, Oak Hill, Reston, Springfield, Sterling, Tyson’s Corner, and the Vienna, Virginia. Fairfax Contractor also is licensed to do work in Arlington County, including the cities of Arlington Forest, Ballston Crossings, Cherrydale, Claremont, Rivercrest, Westover, and Yorktown, Virginia. In Loudoun County, we install all types of home improvement projects in the cities of Ashburn, Aldie, Bristow, Dulles, Countryside, Lansdowne, Leesburg, Purcellville, Potomac Falls, South Riding, and Stone Ridge Virginia. And finally, we work in the cities of, Prince William County, including Dumfries, Dale City, Gainesville, Haymarket, Lake Manassas, Lake Ridge, Manassas, Manassas Park, Occoquan, Triangle, York Shire, and Woodbridge Virginia.