This plan opens up the space to the outdoors and more natural light. The family can alter and modify the amount of light and privacy levels with moveable screening. Aging adults typically need more light to read and do detailed tasks. but too much light and glare can be problematic. It is always Important to be able to control natural light levels with window coverings.
More expensive, electrically operated versions can be purchased as well. Advanced window systems have built-in light controllers.
Custom-sized, manually adjusted blinds are available. With higher budgets, electrically operated and remotely controlled units offer nice features and benefits.