How Can I Escape the Summer Heat at Night?
By Blue Corona Dev Jul 14, 2015
When a heat wave heads your way then relief can seem like a unbeatable task. But there is an easy solution to being able to sleep well through the night even during the worst heat waves, your basement. Your basement is cool all year round regardless of the outside temperature and can offer relief from the summer heat. But not all basements are made for a mid summer slumber, here are a few tips to make your basement great.
Your basement, much like other floors, should be split into rooms. By putting up walls you can make your basement more attractive and inviting. Also this gives you the option to have themes like a basement gym, tool room, extra bedroom, or a storage room. Also if you plan on sleeping in your basement then having a separate room to sleep in will feel more inviting then a bare basement. Finally installing walls in your basement will offer insulation and preventyour rooms from heating up.
Install a Ceiling
The last thing you want to wake up to before work is starring at the wires and floor supports that cover your basement. If you put a ceiling in your CT Basement you can also help drown the noise of a your boiler clicking on at night.
You can avoid the heat by escaping to your basement but you cant escape the humidity. Humidity is very dangerous to have in your basement since it gives mold and mildew the chance to grow. So the best way to aviod the humidity is to buy a dehumidifier. These appliances will help keep your basement dry year round while making your basement feel more comfortable.
Finish Your CT Basement
Nothing beats having a CT finished basement especially during the hot summer months. By finding a company that could finish your basement then you could have a new space to hangout, entertain, and in the summer sleep. finishing your basement will cost less then it would to install a new air conditiong unit into your home.
Since most summer heat waves only last a few days you dont have move your whole bedroom to the basement. As long as you have a comfortable place to close your eyes at night then you will catch much more restful sleep then tossing and turning in your bed upstairs. If you dont have a finished basement then you should check out Fiderio & Sons who could turn your basement into something special.