Bay and Bow windows can be used in many different architectural settings. Their dramatic extension from a home adds architectural accent to an exterior wall. Bay and Bow windows can be flanked with casement or single hung windows for ventilation and additional light.
A bay window is a combination of three windows of varying widths that dramatically extend from your home. Very similar to bow windows, bay windows make a great addition to a living room or master bedroom. They accentuate the view by dividing it into different planes. They also bring in more light and give a feeling of spaciousness to a room.
A bow window is very similar to a bay window, except it’s composed of three or more windows joined at equal angles to form a more even curve. Like a bay window, a bow window makes a great addition to a living room or master bedroom. It accentuates the view by dividing it into different planes. It also brings in more light and gives a feeling of spaciousness to a room. For both bay and bow windows, any of the window panels can be an operating style, such as a casement or single hung.