Articles in: Basement

Places: Basement Storage

Posted by: on January 3rd, 2013 | 4 Comments
Image of a vibrantly colored finished basement

Image via Better Homes and Gardens

 

Ask almost any homeowner with a functional basement or attic space and they will probably tell you how lucky they are to have the space. If they’re honest, many will also admit they’re not making the best use of the space. It may have even become the place to dump items that no one in the house uses.

Even if you don’t want or need your basement to be as immaculately decorated as the one above from Better Homes and Gardens, you might want to take note of the practical storage solutions the vintage cabinets and staircase provide.

Organizing a long-neglected basement takes planning, determination and some inspiration. So, to help you take that big step down into the basement and emerge with a beautifully reorganized space, here are a few basement storage ideas to consider.

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Man Caves: Famous Men And Their Spaces

Posted by: on March 5th, 2012 | 3 Comments
Hemingway's writing studio image

Image of Hemingway’s Studio via The Art of Manliness

It’s been at least 10,000 years since men purportedly lived in caves, and no man should live that way today. But the idea of having a man cave – a place to escape when you want to think, play, work, create, hangout or do whatever – is one that many of us still crave.

Sam Martin, the author of ManSpace: A Primal Guide To Marking Your Territory, believes the true beauty of a manspace is that it is yours to define, control and inhabit as you like (though, in certain real-life situations, getting two-out-of-three of these should be considered a win). And, whether you have full run of the entire house, share a space with family or others, or only have control of one corner, he highly recommends men find a space, one that reflects what they love and who they are, and get into it.

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Are You Fan Enough? Create Your Own Fan Room Today

Posted by: on January 23rd, 2011 | Make A Comment

 

No matter if it’s the Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Jets, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers or any other team, we have everything you need to bring your fan or team room to life from the walls to the floor and everything in between.

Choose a Room to Create Your New Fan Room
Always wanted to have a fan room? It’s easy to get started and fun too. Maybe you already have your own man cave or a fan room already started. If so, let’s take it to the next level! You can decorate your family room, game room, bedroom, bathroom, garage, man cave or any room in your home with your favorite team colors and accessories.

Paint Your Walls in Official Team Colors
With Glidden Team Colors™ Paint; you can paint your room with the official, licensed colors of your favorite team exclusively at The Home Depot.  Painting your walls is an easy and affordable way to freshen up a room, why not show off your team colors! Visit your favorite Home Depot store to purchase Glidden Team Colors Paint with your team’s official colors.  With Glidden Team Colors Paint you can choose from NFL®, NHL®, NASCAR®, NBA® teams and more.

Accessorize Your Fan Room
Once you’ve got the walls done, it’s time to really kick your team pride up a notch. That’s right it’s time to accessorize:

Shop for Your Fan Room Accessories by Team

Show Your Pride and Share Your Fan Room
Once your fan room is all done and drenched in your favorite team’s colors, take a photo and share your new creation! You can share your fan room photos on our Facebook page or below to let everyone know who you are rooting for!

Man Caves dispenses tips on décor, equipment, storage and organization to help you hook up your own manspace.

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The Perfect Man Cave: Top 10 Accessories for Your Manspace

Posted by: on January 15th, 2011 | One Comment

Here are the top ten accessories and top ten colors to get those man caves spruced up and ready for watching your favorite team in action. Check out these hot accessories to take your man cave up a notch:

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The Perfect Man Cave: 10 Tips to Get Your Space Started

Posted by: on January 15th, 2011 | 4 Comments


From sports to golfing to hunting and everything in-between, us guys need our own place to relax and explore our passions. Don’t have your personal space set up yet? Start eyeing up that garage, spare bedroom, media room, den, basement or anywhere else you can carve out a place for you and your buds.

Getting started is easy and fun; here are some quick tips to getting started on your very own man cave:

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