Better Your Bay Windows

How to Better Your Bay Window

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Bay windows come in many different angles, sizes and home styles. No matter what your bay window looks like, there’s usually one frequent theme: it is the perfect window style for a DIY project. For the homeowners who seek to take on creative projects, there are virtually endless possibilities to change your window with a lot of creativity 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 a space that is already there – your bay window

  • Simple Storage: A bay window is a perfect place to stock belongings that must be hidden, yet in a beneficial spot. Instead of sending your winter clothes all the way down to the basement, conveniently store them in a bay window storage unit a few steps from your closet in sunny months. Storage units are also ideal for holding kitchen supplies for special meals. Tuck your table cloths and fancy silverware in a safe space where they cannot fall or be touched. Add a flower pot or pillows on top to collaborate the bench into your space.

  • Space Saving Seat: To accentuate 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 cozy 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 use every day, which makes the difficult work so much more worth it!

  • DIY Desk: Whether you wish 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 generally sit. Plus, they will the right amount of sun and smell good too.

  • Reading Nook: Escape in comfort and silence 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 acknowledged above, but booklovers can put in a twist. Instead of closing off the front of your bench, create dividers to make a mini, horizontal bookcase underneath your nook. This allows you to be hooked on your nook without the demand to move once you finish a book - you simply dive into your next novel an arms-length under you.
If you have a bay window, but aren’t into DIY projects, it is an easy fix to put a couch or table with flowers in your bay window area. You can make your home look wonderful and utilize the space without any extreme effort. To install or learn more about bay windows, visit our showroom in Grand Rapids, or call our professionals at 616-201-0206.

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