If you love the beauty and functionality of a window seat, but don’t like the price tag associated with having a professional add one to your home, you will love one of the latest DIY articles from This Old House.
Seasoned contractor Joseph Truini gives step-by-step instructions with photos for transforming just about any window in your home into an inviting window seat with lots of storage. You’ll need to carve out about 8 to 10 hours to complete the project, which will run you between $1,000 and $3,000. Here’s a sneak peek at what your shopping list will look like for all the materials you need:
For complete instructions on building the window seat, read the full article here.
If you are in the market for a new window to complement your DIY window seat, be sure to contact the window-installation experts at Baltic Home Improvements for a free estimate. Our experienced staff of home-improvement contractors has been servicing the Chicagoland area for more than a decade and has a long track-record of customer satisfaction. We look forward to hearing from you.
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