Van Dam says he's a fan of all-wood windows from Kolbe & Kolbe because “the wood is a good low-maintenance alternative to aluminum.” Available in casement, awning, double-hung, and slider styles, the windows' exterior components are immersed in a life-prolonging preservative treatment before assembly. Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co., 800.955.8177;

Samuel W. Van Dam, AIA
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portland, maine

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