Scale: Make dormers as trim and as light as possible. Dormers are meant to let light in, not to give grand views. Reduced Framing: Make your framing as tight as possible. Trim: Surrounding the window should be a sin
Architecture Terms Dormer: structural element of a building that protrudes from the plane of a sloping roof surface. Shed: An angled sloping type. Eyebrow: A curved or triangular dormer. Gabled: One with a little angled roof.