Kitchen Cabinet Remodeling - Ideas and Estimates
Add a Few Replacement Windows While Refacing Cabinetsby Allison E. Beatty
Had enough of those old drafty kitchen windows? Consider adding replacement windows during a kitchen cabinet refacing project. Here's how to select the right window style.
Look to Home's Architecture when Buying Replacement WindowsReplacement windows are made in a variety of styles and can fit into any kitchen design. They can help unify the overall kitchen design during a cabinet refacing project.
The key to selecting the right window style is to follow the architectural details of the home. In some cases, that means using the same style window as the old one, but sometimes it requires a shift in design. For example:
What Are All these Window Styles?
Blend Replacement Windows with Cabinet RefacingThe style of replacement window should also blend with the details of your new cabinet refacing. This includes blending the windows with:
Other Replacement Window DetailsWhen selecting the style of replacement window, consider the type of window material. A wood window will fit more closely with an old house, as wood the type of material used originally during that era. In a new home, consider adding vinyl replacement windows as a low-maintenance option.
About the AuthorAllison E. Beatty is a syndicated real estate writer. She has been a writer of home improvement columns for 15 years. Her articles have appeared in numerous national newspapers and magazines, and on home improvement web sites.