How to Choose the Right Windows and Doors to Tie in Your Indoor and Outdoor Spaces
Having the right transition between the inside of your Calgary home and your patio or sunroom can be hard to attain. These transitions are important because they allow folks to see in and out of your home and plays a large role in making the whole design look unified. When renovating or investing in replacement doors, there are many ways to ensure you are cohesively incorporating all of the pieces together, whether in or outside of your door.
Outdoor patios and living spaces are used practically as much as kitchens or living rooms are in the Calgary area, assuming they are put together in a functional manner. Large glass windows and doors can be good for homeowners that spend a lot of time in their indoor and outdoor spaces. Here are a few tips from the profs at Pella Windows and Doors to help you soften your home’s transition from the outside to the inside.
- It is important to keep
the entry and exit clear where your indoor and outdoor spaces join. A clear walkway can open up both of the spaces, making the transition between the two spaces ease in to each other. Having the right door can
also help let in natural light and make a seemless
- Add a little fun to your
rooms by getting a large window and transition pieces,
like a bar
at the base of
your window opening. Having a statement piece means you can entertain more people and can lengthen
that space when you have larger groups of people over to your Calgary home.
- When getting a replacement door,
use it to spur inspiration for your decorations. Making simple
changes to your home’s décor to match the style of
your new door can create a fantastic transition for your
- Keep the sense of a ceiling to your outdoor space through making pieces like a pergola. These Renaissance-inspired pieces are ideal for blocking the sun, hanging lights, and simply helping you feel like you have a nicer outdoor spaces in Calgary.