4 Things to Remember When Designing Your Sunroom

The sunroom or the three seasons room is the ideal place to relax and unwind. It allows you to enjoy the scenery with the comfort of home. While you can have bedrooms with a view and a cosy study, a sunroom is a place for enjoyment and entertainment. It does not hyphenate with other things like work, study, and sleep, though it can if you want.

Here are four things you need to remember to make the full use of your sunroom.

  1. Maximise your use of natural light.

As its name implies, the sunroom is in the part of the house that receives the most amount of sunlight. To maximise the location, have tall windows, glass doors, and a skylight. All these elements not only allow more sunlight to enter your home but also blur the lines between the indoors and outdoors. Without the restrictions of the dark ceiling and walls, space feels more open to light, to nature, and to peace.

Remember to keep the room secure as well. Use reinforced glass and have locks on windows that open. Also, have privacy measures in areas that are visible to strangers. Make use of curtains or block your furniture in such a way that allows you to enjoy the outside world and not vice versa.

  1. Use materials that are weather resistant.

The sunroom can open up to the outdoors. You need to have durable materials that are not afraid of water and dust. Luxury vinyl as flooring is easy to clean and maintain. It also does not shrink or bleach under the sun. Use furniture that is easy to clean, materials like wicker, bamboo, or wood. Stay away from hard to clean fabrics, no matter how small of a space they occupy. A little throw pillow made of silk might … Read More...