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The Ways You Can Take Advantage of Your Sunny Windows

Apart from protecting your home from the elements and water damage, windows have another purpose; letting natural light into your home’s interior. Done right, your home can have a bright and cozy ambiance during the day. You can also take advantage of the light that your windows bring in through various ways.

The Ways You Can Take Advantage of Your Sunny Windows

In this post, window company Renewal by Andersen® of Southwest Missouri discusses the various ways you can take advantage of your sunny windows.

Soften the Light

While sunny windows can be a wonderful addition to any home, they are quite bright and you’ll likely be shading your eyes most of the time during the day. You can retain the natural lights it brings in by adding fitting curtains for your window in order to soften the light. While white remains the classic choice, any light shade of color will help temper the dazzle.

Hanging Plants

Want to give your home a natural, earthy feeling? You can always dangle some store-bought plants or homemade terrariums against your sunny windows to brighten up your home with their natural colors.

Relaxation Spot

Whether it’s a window seat, tables and chairs for you to enjoy your morning coffee, or a reading nook, a relaxation spot that allows you to take advantage of the morning light is a plus in any home. You not only enjoy what the sun has to offer but you’re also getting a good helping of Vitamin D in the process.

To get started on your sunny windows installation, hire the residential window replacement experts of Renewal by Andersen of Southwest Missouri for the best results.

Work Space

Nobody likes staring at a dull white wall when they work. With that said, consider placing your home desk by your window and decorate it to make it the best work space possible. That way, you can enjoy a view of the outside world as you conduct your work.

Black Walls

Surprisingly, black walls work well with sunny windows since it gives your home a modern pairing. The minimalist, deep black color also tones down the sunlight for your visual enjoyment.

Herb Garden

With some water and the natural light entering your sunny windows, you can start your own herb garden on the windowsill. Simply fill a small pot with soil and add the seeds in with the proper care and you’ll have the herbs of your choosing ready in a few weeks. Not only will the herbs give off a nice, pleasant smell for your home but it can also keep pests away and allow you to save some grocery money on buying herbs that you don’t use all the time.

Turn to Renewal by Andersen of Southwest Missouri for your window replacement needs. We are your number one provider of the best replacement windows and door installation services. Give us a call at (417) 351-2801 or fill out our contact form to schedule a free consultation.


"When we purchased the windows at the end of February we had been informed the lead time would be middle of August for installation. I was okay with this as they had been straight forward about the time frame. As the process moved forward I was kept informed via email at the various stages. I had received an email at the email of May stating the windows have finished being built and we can schedule installation. I was thrilled to have them be installed by the end of June. The installers showed up on time had been very courteous while performing the installation. They had scheduled 4 days for the installation and had completed it within 3 days. There was an issue with our front door as it was on back order and they brought out the wrong door by mistake, however they installed a temporary door until our door arrived and then came back out and installed the new door. I would highly recommend them to anyone needing replacement doors and or windows."

Kevin Mitchell
Sep 26, 2023

"A phenomenal removal and replacement of our front door. The installers were very detail oriented and very meticulous. This was the second time we've had doors replace with Renewal by Andersen of SW Missouri and both time our expectations were exceeded."

Steve Short
Sep 15, 2023

"The replacement windows are great quality and look great! The windows we are slowly replacing are original to the house, and are Andersen windows that are 40± years old! Our installers are the best! They went above and beyond what was expected of them. I highly recommend!! A+"

Julie Julien
Sep 18, 2023

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