Big Windows vs Small Windows: Pros and Cons

“Never hesitate to open a new window in your life”. That is really true. In this quote, it’s not about that kind of window, but it’s true in both cases. You really should open a new window in your life, but if you are not ready for an opening window in your life, you could do that in your house. If you are wondering what kind of window, should it be small or big one, this article can help you. You are going to find out their advantages and disadvantages. 


Big Windows

 If you like to have big windows in your house, I will help you to confirm your opinion. First of all, big windows can provide a beautiful view of the outdoors. Of course, it depends what kind of outdoors, but big ones will for sure help to look nicer. Imagine just having a big window on the roof of your house, directly to your sleeping place. When the sky is clear, you can see billions of stars from your bed. Isn’t that great?  

Then, you will provide the home with natural light. That is very important. In sunny days your room, your house will be shine like stars you look from your bed. Because of that daylight, you will be happier, you will feel more comfortable.  


Small Windows

De gustibus non est disputandum. You probably heard this quote. It means that tastes are different. So, there are a lot of people who like small windows. It can provide us a bit more privacy. If our house is small, probably it will look better if we have small windows. If you have room for rest, with small ones you could sleep as much as you like, sunlight will not wake you up. 

When we are talking about their disadvantages, we can use their positive sides and compare them. The positive side of the big window is the negative side of a small window. 

Small windows can’t provide you a good ventilation. If the day is beautiful, you will naturally want to go out, on the fresh air. That fresh air you won’t get from small one. Also, when it’s a sunny day, you can’t use solar heating. If you can’t do that, you will have more spendings for water heating for example. 

Big windows are very expensive. It will cost you a lot more than a small window. Then, if you are not a fan of cleaning, I have a bad news for you. You will have a big job to clean it. Not just that, the surface is big so that means it will be dirty more often. 

These few reasons are for and against small and big windows. You should consider each of them, according to your situation. It’s your house, so it only depends on you what kind of window it will be. There are many more pros and cons, but these are one of the most important things you should know, which can help in your final decision.