Bay & bow windows are extremely similar but have a few key differences.
A combination of three windows joined at an angle, bay windows jut out beyond your walls to add more space to your room. Because the windows face multiple directions and extend beyond your walls, they can let in far more light and air than flat window types. It’s the perfect answer for those rooms that just don’t get enough natural light or you find yourself wishing you just had a little more space in. You’ve probably come across some bay windows in the past and found yourself thinking about just how unique yet beautiful they make a home. We have a great selection of bay window options to fit any area of your home, we work with some of the best window manufacturers in the business.
Let Nature In
Bay windows will generally protrude from the outside of a home as a set of three angled window panels. This is in contrast to bow windows which go along more of a curved pattern and generally have more than three window panels to them. The traditional bay window configuration includes a large fixed window in the middle with smaller flanking windows on either side, letting the most light possible in.
Do be aware that bay windows need to be installed along the exterior of your home and you need to have a decent amount of space available for them to fit appropriately. 80 inches or so is the minimum amount of available space you want to have, so if you are considering bay windows make sure your room has plenty of space for one.
Add Useable Space to a Room With Windows
These bay window areas are an incredible way to add additional shelving or storage space to any exterior facing room. You can finally get that reading nook you’ve wanted forever – or finally, get all the additional light you need in your office space. Our expert installation means you can enjoy the views year-round with no worries about temperature or the outside elements bothering you at all.
Natural Light with Incredible Views
These expansive windows offer some of the best views that a window is going to be able to offer you. The shape allows you to really lose yourself in the fully encompassing view. You’re also going to finally be getting all of that wonderful natural light you’ve always wanted in your home. No more wishing you could see or drowning a room in artificial light!
Energy Savings & Noise Reduction
All of the windows that make up a bay window are incredibly strong and energy-efficient on their own. With a very well insulated window, as long as it is installed well, you’re going to see some incredible noise reduction as well. For many that could mean far less annoyance when the roads get busy out or the neighborhood is active. You don’t realize just how much noise makes its way into your home until it is not!
Trust Expert Bay Window Installers
We’ll be the first to tell you that installing bay windows properly is no small feat. The installation is more complex than your average window, but the final result is so worth it. Our window experts can come into your home and help you decide what spot maybe looks best for a bow window and just talk specifics. Are you ready for incredible panoramic views? Wait no longer, get a new bow window installed today!
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