Basement Remodeling

We're often asked what to expect when remodeling a basement. To answer this, we'll address three topics: Basement remodeling costs, realistic project timelines and the benefits of having a full-service design/build firm handle your remodel from start to finish.


$125,000 - $300,000 & up

  • Basements in older homes require much more work than those in newer homes. They typically require a complete system overhaul, bringing electrical, plumbing and HVAC up to code and possibly expanding the footprint of the space. We can create completely new layouts, enlarge existing, add new windows for more light, build new, safe staircases, dig out crawl spaces, lower the floor and much more.


  • Design & Pre-Construction: typically 2-4 months 
  • Engineering & Permitting: typically 1 month 
  • Construction: typically 4-6 months

Why Design/Build?

As a full-service design-build firm, Classic Homeworks manages your entire project from initial design and refinement through construction and warranty. Having a qualified firm manage your project from start to finish is beneficial for many reasons: 

  • You will know the cost of your project in the beginning and we will continuously work to keep your project in line with your overall goals
  • You know up-front when your decisions affect style, budget and timeline
  • Our design and construction teams work in tandem to make sure no time is wasted as all the moving parts of your project come together
  • There is accountability for every step of our process and you always have a point of contact for questions and concerns