Why You Should Add a Wet Bar to Your Basement


Basement remodeling is at the forefront of many homeowners’ minds as summer rolls in, and for good reason. According to The Balance, a basement refinish has an ROI of about 70%. For instance, for every $1,000 you invest in your basement refinish, you can expect about $700 back. This is good news if you’re considering refinishing your basement. While you’re refinishing your basement, you should consider adding upscale wet bars for the following reasons.

It Leaves You With More Room in Your Kitchen

It’s common to hear about how the kitchen is the heart of the home, where people can cook, relax, and entertain. However, sometimes the kitchen gets too crowded, so it’s always handy to have another area where you can prepare food and drinks. Wet bars are different from dry bars because they come with a sink, so you can prepare snacks and drinks, leaving the kitchen free for other major tasks.

They are Great for Entertaining

Basement wet bars are one of the best things to have if your lifestyle involves a lot of entertaining. Even when you’re not entertaining, you can still relax in your home and prepare your best cocktails in the comfort of your own home. On the day that you have guests over, it’s easy to prepare food and drinks while keeping your guests entertained instead of being stuck in the kitchen most of the time. When adding a wet bar to your basement, you can easily create a classy ambiance that suits your guests when entertaining. Life can be so much more fun when you have a dedicated entertaining space.

Easy Clean-Up

As mentioned, wet bars have sinks and are primarily designed as a space where you can prepare and serve alcoholic drinks. If you’re entertaining and you have guests that ask you to keep the drinks coming, you shouldn’t have any problems with running out of glasses. Your wet bar comes with a sink where you can easily keep up with washing and reusing. You don’t have to keep trekking back and forth to the kitchen to get your glasses cleaned up. In addition, having a wet bar means you can easily keep the space neat and tidy.

Adding a wet bar to a basement is a great way to get the most out of your remodel. Clearly, wet bars ensure that your kitchen is not too cramped when you’re entertaining guests. In addition, you can serve cold drinks efficiently with a sink close by for convenient clean-up. Please contact us to know more about how we can help increase the ROI of your basement remodeling project by adding a new wet bar.