One of the skills of a good designer
is organizing windows on the exterior
of a building in a handsome way.
Another is placing windows in the
walls of a room to enhance the space
and make it easy to furnish. A
supreme test of a designer is doing
both of these at once.
Here are a few guidelines to help
you get the windows right.
No one should design a house
without drawing in the furniture. Ideally,
the designer should know exactly
how high and wide the major furniture
pieces will be and where they
will go. Barring that, windows should
be placed to accommodate typical furniture
In either case, windows should be
placed so that