Living in North Carolina, we get our fair share of fantastic college sports. If you can’t attend those sports in person, the next best thing is setting up a team-themed viewing space somewhere in your home from basement to attic.
Here are our top picks for North Carolina Tar Heels and the Duke Blue Devils. Have fun with these incredible spaces and literally tons of memorabilia.
Fabulous UNC Memorabilia
Attribution: Bill Daniels – Facebook
This is a simply wonderful wall full of mementos, keepsakes, posters, and a real mascot! There must be some good ideas in that mix for your own fan cave.
Tar Heels-Themed Space with Bar
Attribution: Lydia Brockington Ashley – Facebook
This is a great bar setup to watch the game. It features a super paint job, and it looks like there’s space to add still more mementos and posters on the walls.
Tar Heels Studio/Fan Cave
Attribution: @th3movingpencil – Twitter
This is a fun video of a superb collection of memorabilia for what he’s calling his studio/fan cave. His sons help the video by mugging for the camera! It’s never too early to start on your own ideas for a team-themed space.
Tar Heel Basement in Kansas
Attribution: Phil Jacobs – YouTube
It doesn’t matter where you are; it’s enough to build an incredible UNC-themed basement fan cave. Check out this incredible layout done in just the right color.
Tar Heel Man Cave Christmas Tree
@TheRamsClub /@GregMcMurray – Twitter
Tar Heels Christmas decorations are absolutely necessary for the holidays. Then there’s this incredible tree all ready for Santa. This is one more great idea for your own fan cave.
Duke-Themed Fan Cave
Attribution: @TheDukeNation/@LtBud – Twitter
This is a good starting point for a Duke-themed fan space with large-screen video and some excellent team-themed items. This tweet also inspired another tweet with super posters and banners.
Duke Basketball Room Takeover
Attribution: @DukeMBB/@RyanStuckman3 – Twitter
Duke Men’s Basketball asked if Blue Devils basketball stuff had taken over a room in anyone’s house. This was one great response with a photo from only a portion of a fan cave.
Blue Devils Bedroom
Attribution: @DukeMBB/@toriwas28 – Twitter
Even a bedroom can be dedicated to Blue Devils basketball. There are some cool ideas for your home.
Ultimate Crazy Dad Pad
Attribution: TheJohnnydukes32 – YouTube
If you don’t have a convenient space for your fan cave, you can take over the living room like this guy has done. Watch the video for a complete tour with detailed information on every item on display.
Add a Team-Themed Space to Your Home
These are a few ideas to get you started or to add to your own Tar Heels or Blue Devils team-themed space. Be sure to check out our other articles on NFL-inspired spaces as well as NHL spaces.
Before you get started on building a complete team-themed space, make sure your home and its basement and foundation are ready for the celebrations. Get in touch with the experts at Tar Heel Basement Systems to request a free inspection and repair estimate.