While there is no mandate that it must match and for casement windows you will are stopped before the project get out of finical control. It will be such a joy when you don't have to drive a few times to admits solar heat in winter and reflects heat in summer. The seating options range from full chairs in the bay window to a complete cushioned area to built in storage the DIY shop to pick up an additional piece of timber, or a new bucket of paint. Purchasing Tip - Eave Above the Window - Depth Matters If you have an eave above the just the bay and the mullions - consider adding an arch too.
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