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H&H editors offer advice for renovating a basement. Learn their opinions — often opposing! — on clean tiles versus cosy carpet, bright white walls versus dark and dramatic paint colours, and whether to dig out the foundation or not. Take your stand by commenting below!

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In This Segment

H&H editors offer advice for renovating a basement. Learn their opinions — often opposing! — on clean tiles versus cosy carpet, bright white walls versus dark and dramatic paint colours, and whether to dig out the foundation or not. Take your stand by commenting below!

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 4:32
Released: December 31, 2012
Channel: Design Lab