The Direction Your Home Faces Matters–Here’s Why


The Direction Your Home Faces Matters–Here’s Why

When house shopping, many of us will consider the size of the backyard, squabble over the “right” square footage, and even whether or not we should paint over the brick before we give a second thought to home orientation. But maybe it’s time all that changed. Clare Trapasso, executive news editor at, says the direction a home faces can impact how much light a home receives, heating and cooling bills, and even maintenance needs. The real clincher in all of this is whether or not it’s sun-facing, but there’s more to consider than whether you take your morning porch coffee with a side of direct sunlight. Here Trapasso shares the factors that might sway you one way or another when it comes to finding your ideal home direction.

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Courtesy of Southern Living

Article by Patricia Shannon