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Attic Ideas & Inspiration

Explore inspiring attic ideas that will drastically make your home more efficient & appealing.


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Read This Before You Finish Your Attic

Transform your unused attic into valuable living space. Our guide will help you plan a successful attic renovation from start to finish.
S21 E19, Ross Trethewey discusses attic insulation with a homeowner

Fixing Ice Dams on a Roof

Home technology expert Ross Trethewey helps a homeowner solve an ice dam issue with smart insulation practices that also improve the home’s efficiency.

All About Attics

Attics are the space between the roof and the ceiling of the highest floor of the house. They’re usually full of insulation, and sometimes heating or air conditioning equipment as well.

Smart Storage Ideas to Improve Organization

Improve organization throughout the house with solutions that maximize safety, security, accessibility, and economy.

Best Attic and Basement Before and Afters

You wowed us with ways to build out relaxing spaces above and below your typical living quarters

A Bright Attic Suite for $2,620

A dingy, makeshift bedroom and bath becomes a cheery retreat with custom built-ins—for less than the cost of a new set of furniture

From Attic to Bedroom, with Help from the Web

By using online resources to purchase materials, score tools, and even draw up a floor plan, one couple turned a chopped-up attic into a sunny master suite

4 Tips for Finishing an Attic

Building-code basics for turning attic space into living space