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Looking for a better view? Timber area-wells add character and the freedom to customize size and design. pressure treated & Cedar timbers are a good suit; better protected against moisture and other elements.
"Stepped Area-wells" allow for planting space conveniently eye-level from the inside view. If built properly to egress code, the steps will substitute for a ladder. The necessary extended distance, from the window, to satisfy the steps, allows for more light into the room!
None of this means anything if not built properly...
Quality craftsmanship is crucial in insuring longstanding durability, avoiding future problems such as shifting, rotting, washouts and flooding.