Basement Remodeling

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Revitalize Your Space: Turning Basements into Luxury Retreats

Welcome to a world where your basement's potential is only limited by your imagination. In the heart of North Georgia, we specialize in transforming basements into extraordinary living spaces that perfectly blend comfort with functionality. Whether you envision a cozy family cinema, an inspiring home office, or a personal fitness studio, our expertise in overcoming unique remodeling challenges like moisture control, insulation, intelligent lighting, and ventilation ensures your space is not just beautiful, but also structurally sound and comfortable. At every step, from Dawsonville to Dahlonega, we tailor our approach to align with your lifestyle and dreams, guiding you toward a truly remarkable transformation.

Basement Design & Remodels

Unlock the story your basement is waiting to tell. Our personalized approach transforms this space into a true extension of your home's character. From selecting the perfect materials to optimizing every inch, we ensure your new basement exceeds your vision. Witness our craftsmanship and creativity come to life in a video of our recent projects, showcasing how we turn basements into exceptional living spaces. Let's redefine what's possible together.

Basement Remodel Costs

Modern bathroom with patterned floor tiles, subway-tiled shower, and wooden vanity
Stone accent wall with wooden shelving and a selection of spirits in a home bar by Michael James Remodeling.

How Much Does it cost to
remodel a Basement?

Luxury basement remodels exhibit a wide range of costs, typically spanning from $70,000 to $120,000. This variation is influenced by the basement's size, the scope of the remodeling project, and regional differences in the cost of materials and labor. More extensive renovations, particularly those incorporating high-end finishes and custom features, can lead to costs at the higher end of this range.

What is the ROI of a Basement

Investing in a basement remodel can yield a significant return on investment. On average, homeowners can expect an ROI of around 70%. This figure can climb as high as 86%, as reported by the National Association of Realtors. The substantial ROI reflects the added usable living space and the enhanced appeal and functionality that a well-designed basement remodel brings to a property.

What Our Customers Say


Michael James and his team are extremely Professional in every way from returning phone calls promptly to removing their shoes inside the house and wearing masks, to cleaning up behind themselves. Michael James takes a keen interest in these clients and strives to give them the best possible outcome in terms of both value and service. Michael James Remodeling will be my “go-to” contractor for all my future home improvement projects!

Teresa Dudis


Michael James did a great job installing a completely new kitchen in our downstairs area. Excellent service and workmanship. I can’t thank them enough!

John Adams


Michael James and his guys have completed several small projects for us. He has a unique ability to interpret the dream of his client and produce a unique way to accomplish the same. An amazing component of work is that at the completion of every day on the job, they leave the workspace and surrounding area spotless. Michael is thoughtful, professional, and highly creative. he is the best I have encountered in his field. And above all, he is a wonderful person.

Jock Horner


Building A Custom Home:

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