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  • Daughter locked in basement: Horrific case of child neglect comes to light
    Daughter locked in basement: Horrific case of child neglect comes to light VIDEO
    Authorities say a Wisconsin couple kept their daughter locked in a basement under horrific conditions, condemning her to a life of torture. As reported byKTLA on March 27, not only did the couple lock their 13-year-old daughter in a basement with...
  • Gorilla
    Basement Clean-out
    If there is one thing Southeast Michigan learned on August 11th, it is the fact that we ALL have way too much stuff.Steady rains, turning into steady, torrential down-pours caused tens of thousands of people to empty their basements due to...
  • Wine cellar
    Benefits of a basement root cellar
    Traditionally, a root cellar is an underground structure where fruits, vegetables, nuts and other foods can be stored safely for use throughout the winter. Some structures were built only partially underground and then manually covered over. The...
  • Basement boy on abuse: 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell talks about basement abuse
    Basement boy on abuse: 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell talks about basement abuse
    The "Basement Boy," Charlie Bothuell, the 12-year-old Detroit boy who had gone “missing” for a week and a half before turning up in his parent’s basement, is now speaking out about the rigorous physical fitness regime...
  • Charlie Bothuell: Dad reacts when told missing son is found, in his own basement
    Charlie Bothuell: Dad reacts when told missing son is found, in his own basement
    Charlie Bothuell won’t quickly forget his appearance on the Nancy Grace show. Bothuell, who appeared on the tough-talking television journalist’s show on Wednesday to discuss his missing boy and to appeal for help, was told on live...
  • Charlie Bothuell is found in his own basement, father shocked
    Charlie Bothuell: Father shocked to find missing boy in own basement, hit video
    Charlie Bothuell is the name of a 12-year-old male who has caused an internet stir after his father was shocked to find that his missing boy had been found in his very own basement. Bothuell was found alive, but in the hit video that has become...
  • "Confined" movie based on an actual case
    'Confined' true story of Josef Fritzl-Elizabeth Fritzl
    "Confined" is a true story movie that was inspired by the case of Josef Fritzl, a man who confined his daughter to the basement for two decades. The movie premiered originally on Lifetime. Written by Kraig Wenman, all of the names and...
  • 5 Ways to survive if you are stuck in a tornado
    5 Ways to survive if you are stuck in a tornado
    A tornado is coming and it is too late to get to a shelter. Worst yet, you have nowhere to go. What do you do? According to the Farmer’s Almanac the United States have more tornadoes than anywhere else in the world. They can occur in any...
  • Preparing your Basement for the Next Storm
    Preparing your Basement for the Next Storm
    “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” – Benjamin FranklinLet’s face it. The weather is getting crazy. Whether you believe in global warming, or just see these changes as part of a natural climate cycle, the fact...
  • Man caged disabled victim in basement
    Man imprisoned disabled victim in basement
    Dwayne Young, a Philadelphia man, locked up a deaf and mute person just so he could steal his Social Security checks. Young actually imprisoned this man, William Richardson, for months in a basement while he cashed the victim’s checks.Now...
  • FFA
    Far From Abandoned
    Yesterday, I met up with my friend Dan Sylvester, one of the lead vocalists for the local Columbus act Far From Abandoned.When asked about what they have coming up, Dan mentioned a miriad of plans and hope that will come to fruition anywhere from...
  • Dricore floor system
    DRIcore, the wood subflooring alternative for concrete
    Concrete FloorsI never realized how important a wood floor was until I began working daily on the concrete floor in my shop. Concrete is a suitable commercial flooring material for sure, but one that is hard on the body. The effect that differing...