Kitchen, Undermount Sink, and Pendant Lighting The owners requested that the kitchen act as the center of the home so it was built at the rear of the property. “It allowed us to pop off the roof and add clerestory windows to bring in an abundance of sunlight and fresh air,” DiRocco said. The sink is by Blanco and the faucet is by Grohe.  Shining Examples of Clerestory Windows by Luke Hopping from A Midcentury Modern Renovation Opens Interiors and Admits More Sunlight