It can be really disheartening to buy your dream home, move in, and then suddenly realize there’s a severe lack of natural light. There are a few factors that come into play if you home feels more like a cave rather than anything else and it’s either there are trees preventing the light from entering, or there just aren’t enough windows.
Everyone wants to allow natural light to enter their home. Living life under lamplight can be really depressing, especially when it’s only three o’clock in the afternoon, which is why adding windows is your best bet. At Rocky Mountain Windows, we’ve added every type of window you can imagine into home’s whose construction may not have provided for it, but that’s why we’re the best at what we do. If you want to add more windows to your home, make sure you enlist in the help of a remodeling contractor who can properly size and fit the windows you choose.
Adding Windows to Your Home
Kitchens and living rooms are the most obvious places to add more windows, but what many homeowners don’t consider is adding them to their stairwells and landings. These areas are often dark and more often than not, windowless. When you’re adding windows to your kitchen area, you may have to sacrifice some cabinets if a remodel is in order, so prepare yourself to downsize on your storage space.
Adding windows to the aforementioned stairwell area can also serve as a great conversation piece for guests because there’s a good chance they’ve never seen that type of design. Today, model homes can turn out to be so generic, so look at it as a blank canvas (or a shell) that you get to craft and make into your own masterpiece. Your home should be a reflection of who you are, and we strongly doubt that that’s someone who wants to live in the dark.
Finding a Remodeling Contractor
Of course you can call a standard window installation company, but there’s a good chance they’re just a one trick pony. So, if you know that you’re going to need some construction done, you want to find a jack of all trades remodeling contractor like us at Rocky Mountain Windows. Not only do we specialize in window and door additions, but we can also remodel your home according to the new installations.