An easy way to add value to your home as well as extra living space is to finish an unused basement. Adding a guest bedroom, kitchenette, bathroom, and storage areas are all ways to get more enjoyment out of your home while also creating a more attractive option for future buyers. Basements are perfect locations for bars and game rooms the make entertaining friends and family more fun. When finishing a basement it’s important to think about lighting as basements are typical underground for the most part and lack natural light. Adding the correct amount of lights and outlets for reading lamps needs to be well thought out.