If you are looking to add a room in your house made for relaxation, Chicago sunrooms or solariums are a great idea. A sunroom is a great room if you want to enjoy the outside view without actually being outside. No need to worry about allergies from pollen while soaking in the sun. The room is made mostly of glass so the sun can shine in from all directions.
There are two types of sunrooms. Three season and four season sunrooms are the main options. Is the room going to be used throughout the year? If so, a four season sunroom that is highly insulated is the best choice. Three season sunrooms are not as insulated and can get cold during the winter months. Four season sunrooms will tend to cost more because they have more insulation and thicker windows. Double pane windows are a great option to keep the room at a comfortable temperature.
Where is the room going to be located? Will it have heat? A sunroom can be attached or detached from a house. Continue reading