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Faux Reeded Glass Window DIY

Faux Reeded Glass Window DIY - When trying to brainstorm a solution for our ugly original egress window in the basement bedroom (see the before images here), I’ll admit- I felt stumped. It wasn’t until I was standing in the kitchen, admiring our cabinetry, when inspiration struck. As I was looking at our reeded glass cabinets, I wondered if I could replicate that look with the existing basement window. There had to be a product! I tried a couple and found one that I really liked and it worked well. This is definitely worthy of a blog post because it’s very affordable, was a breeze to install, and gives a designer look for less. It’s a great solution if it’s not in your budget to replace a window altogether (read more about that process here). In my case, it also works well for egress windows and our building codes. It’s a non adhesive window cling that can easily be removed, therefore it doesn’t violate any basement escape regulations. Click through for a quick and easy window tutorial… and for a peek at my basement bedroom progress! Continue Reading

Amazon Finds : Window Treatments -
interiors & styling

Amazon Finds : Window Treatments

Having functional and nicely designed window treatments can drastically affect the way a home looks and feels. As much as I love fully custom window treatments, that’s not to say you can’t achieve beautiful drapery or shades on a…

Window Treatment Pairings -
interiors & styling

Window Treatment Pairings

I’ve got another reader request post for you this morning, to kick off the week! How was your weekend, by the way? It was a mix of work and relaxing for Emmett & I- which is our preferred kind…