You can never overestimate the harsh impact of coastal weather on a house, warns Good. That's why he specs Dover's custom wood windows and doors (shown in this Maryland project). Laminated cores give the doors dimensional stability; the windows feature insulated glass, mortise-and-tenon sashes, and two layers of weather-stripping. Dover Windows and Doors, 302.349.5070; www.doverwindows.com.
Wayne L. Good, FAIA