Here's the eyebrow raising what-were-they-thinking before shot:
And here's our after shots:
The guest bedroom is light and airy and welcoming now. In the afternoon, sunlight streams in through the windows. We love that this bedroom has one full sized window which helps it feel less like a basement and more like part of the rest of the house. The process and breakdown of what we did for this room is the same as that for the rest of the basement living area, with the addition of installing two new doors with brushed nikel hardware.