1. It was freezing in the house without them.
2. We get to buy new window coverings, something I have mixed
emotions about since we have to buy them (who knew mini blinds cost so much!) and we have to install them (woo hoo powertools!).
3. We love our new bay window.
4. Windows are crazy expensive.
5. We're already enjoying the dual benefit of less
sound leaking into the house and less heat leaking out of the house.
6. Did I mention we love the bay window?