How-To: Giant Windows
Eyes are the windows to the soul. And windows? Well, they broadcast a home's soul and create a connection between private, interior and public, exterior life. Here are a few ways to make maximum impact with windows.
Self-taught designer Tom Givone resuscitated his 19th-century homestead by inserting a wall of skyscraper glass beneath a gabled extension on his wood-framed farmhouse. The spare but cozy kitchen now has a larger-than-life window onto the surrounding scenery. Photo by Mark Mahaney.