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How to Better Your Bay Window

How to Better Your Bay Window

Bay windows come in an array of angles, sizes and home styles. No matter what your bay window looks like, there’s regularly one constant theme: it is the perfect window style for a DIY project. For the homeowners who seek to tackle creative projects, there are virtually endless possibilities to revamp your window with a lot of inspiration and a little bit of work.

From Pinterest and DIY design bloggers to your own mind’s creations, possibilities abound that will add a creative, practical twist to your home while transforming an object that is already there – your bay window

  • Simple Storage: A bay window is a perfect place to store belongings that should be hidden, yet in a beneficial spot. Instead of putting your winter clothes all the way down to the basement, simply store them in a bay window storage unit a few feet from your closet in summer months. Storage units are also ideal for holding kitchen supplies for special get-togethers. Tuck your table cloths and fancy silverware in a safe area where they cannot fall or be touched. Add a flower pot or pillows on top to coordinate the bench into your space.

  • Space Saving Seat: To highlight and add even more benefit to your storage place, add a seat cushion. For windows in your kitchen, consider sliding your kitchen table over to the bay window. This will not only open up your kitchen space, but will also be a convenient and naturally lit place to enjoy family meals or chat with friends. Transforming your bay window nook into a seat is a DIY project that you can purpose every day, which makes the hard work so much more worth it!

  • DIY Desk: Whether you want to make your own or you’d rather just buy a desk, a good spot to place it is by your bay window. You’ll have the perfect outlook to gaze and enjoy beautiful days while still being productive. Spruce up your desk with some flowers to take place where a lamp would usually sit. Plus, they will the right amount of sun and smell good too.

  • Reading Nook: Escape in comfort and quiet with this simple spot. For the quiet rooms in your home, your bay window is longing to become a reading nook. This project is made just like the seat described above, but booklovers can add a twist. Instead of closing off the front of your bench, construct dividers to make a mini, horizontal bookcase underneath your nook. This allows you to be hooked on your nook without the requirement to move once you end a book - you simply dive into your next novel an arms-length below you.
If you have a bay window, but aren’t into DIY projects, it is a simple fix to place a couch or table with flowers in your bay window location. You can make your home look elegant and utilize the space without any extra effort. To install or learn more about bay windows, visit our showroom in Raleigh, or call our professionals at 919-324-0196.

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