This is what the stairwell of the family room/new basement looked it before:
This is the after one, you can see the bottom of dh's legs and he is taking up the tiles in the basement floor:
I will post some photos of the new basement at a later date, as we still have a lot to do. My goal for dh is to have it all finished by Christmas!!!
Thought this was amusing. You can read the full article here
Suffice to say a neighbour isn't happy and has complained to the local council about it.