if i ever go crazy in my old age bunker, you will find me sealed in. - If you don't have a BOL or an escape plan and your home is your plan, then get all your windows fitted for steel shutters. Safety first.
How to Build a WindowSeat ~ This would be good if my windows weren't so low to the floor. Maybe in my sitting room it would work. How to build a window seat from wall cabinets. What a great way to create extra storage.
Front window and outside bathroom window Arbor Originals Decorative architectural arbors and brackets instead of window boxes? Maybe just a shallow pan so the wood doesn't look dirty? What about the hurricane shutters though?