Spending time in a sunroom is one way to enjoy the benefits of the outdoors without the hassle of heat and flying bugs. You can create a bright, relaxing space that provides the perfect spot to get away from the stress of life. The right planning will ensure the sunroom you need and will enjoy for years to come.
Develop a Reasonable Budget
Begin window shopping to explore the varieties and prices of building materials available. Understanding a few building basics will help develop a reasonable budget. If you have an existing concrete patio floor to use as a sunroom, you will save money on foundation costs. Transforming a room in your house into a sunroom will save even more money on walls, foundation, and roof. Always plan to have more money than what you need. You can begin getting estimates for your desired sunroom and create a more accurate budget.
Plan the Design Based On Intended Use
You need to decide on the primary use of the sunroom. It will help you plan on the design and furnishings. The interior design for a reading area is much different than a game room. You may want an area set aside for evening entertaining.
Create Maximum Use for the Entire Family
Designing a sunroom for multiple uses is one way to make the entire family happy. Creating a larger space will allow for separate areas to suit the activities of every member of the household. A reading area can double as a family entertainment area. A breakfast nook can double as an area quickly transformed into an elegant evening dining space.
Choose the Right Contractor
Sit down with potential contractors and discuss your wants and needs for a possible sunroom. Ask to see images of their previous work and see if … READ MORE ...