If you have a home with big windows it would be a shame not to take advantage of them to the fullest. There’s so much that they can offer. We’re not talking just about the fact that they let in lots of natural light and that they open the room providing a closest connection to the outdoors, but also about that fact that you can integrate them into the décor in many different ways. One possibility is to have window seats.
A window seat is always a great addition to the living room
It would also be a nice feature for the bedroom
You can have two matching window seats if the layout allows you to
In a room with large windows you can have a bench alongside it
Create a cozy reading nook in your family room or library
Window seats are great for many reasons. First of all, they are wonderful because they allow you to admire the outdoors and the views while relaxing. They can also be very cozy. You could have a nice reading nook and enjoy some pleasant time there while also having a nice view in the background. In addition, window seats are also space-saving.
You can put up shelves as well, great for storing books and other stuff
Mount a lamp or two on the wall for some extra light at night
You can use the space you have available in a smart way by taking advantage of the layout. So if you have big windows or a window that’s positioned in a convenient place, don’t hesitate to also add a seat to it.
Try to make the nook as cozy and comfortable as possible
Don’t forget the pillows, comfy as well as great accessories
Your window seat could also have built-in storage underneath
You could exploit it and get some drawers in there as well
A long bench alongside the window would be a nice addition to a large living room
Use colors that match the views and landscape visible through the window
A window seat with built-in shelves on the side
A window seat would also be a nice feature for the kids’ room as long as it’s safe
Be clever and use the space above the window for storage as well
Window seats and built-in storage, two great features to exploit
Use accent pillows in bold colors for some extra kick
You can also highlight the window nook with bold paint and lights
Make sure you use the space underneath the seat for storage
When you have several windows in a room, use each one differently
Curtains or blinds could be useful when you want some privacy
Symmetrical window seats on either side of the fireplace
Minimalist window and a modern window seat in the bedroom
A small window seat could also be squeezed into the kitchen
A window seat in somewhat like having an extra sofa in the room
You can even make it look like a sofa or match it with your furniture
You can make the window seat blend in with the help of color
A home office could also use a cozy window seat
Beautiful living room with fireplace featuring a corner window nook
Window seats are great for any room. You can have such a feature in the living room where it would also be a great addition since you can never have to many seats. You can also have one in the bedroom and relax there when you want some time alone or when you way to drift away. The home office could also use a window seat as it would make the room feel cozier and more inviting and personal.
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