We have a 1930 cape, and with a fourth child on the way, we need a bit more space. We'd like to finish our basement, at least partially, but have only 6' 8" clearance. Plus, the floor was done poorly (easily discernable sections poured; uneven). How do we know if we can dig down? How far down can we go, and how do we find a good contractor for the job?
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