This time of year, every little bit of extra light helps. That's where transom windows can be a real asset, on interiors or exteriors:
In warmer weather they're terrific, too, increasing ventilation throughout a home (if they're operable, that is). These are just a few we found and loved to share with you here. Most often found in traditional homes, the fourth image shows one from a more recent design.
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