Throughout the decades, housing trends have come and gone, inspiring homeowners to deck out that extra room in all kinds of different ways. Recent years have seen the increased popularity of “man caves”–extra rooms set aside specifically for entertainment. Man caves can feature everything from pool tables and bars to enormous fish tanks or surround-sound home theaters. What goes into a man cave is limited only by the imagination of the homeowner–and the practicalities of construction.
We asked our experts about the reality of installing a “man cave,” and what things home owners should be cautious about. As usual, they had a lot of advice about how to keep your project fun, yet safe.
Below, we’ve compiled a few of the helpful answers our experts provided. Check back later in the week for a follow-up article!