Think about the window over your kitchen sink. Does it open? If it doesn’t, you could be missing out on an important opportunity to make your kitchen more functional and overall a more pleasant place to spend time.
Picture windows do provide light for doing dishes, and a beautiful view, but these windows can fall short when placed over the kitchen sink. Double hung windows are great too, but can be difficult to reach over the sink to open fully. At most, you’re probably only opening them a few inches when you really have to.
For a number of reasons, it’s really important to have windows that open properly in this part of the kitchen. Here’s why.