building on oceanfront in Maine....need advice on windows
huhh
March 16, 2013 in Design Dilemma
We are builiding a new home and need input on best way to take full advantage of 180 degree ocean view, without having to use full sliders across the front....we are thinking of using paradigm vinyl windows and are seeking design ideas...
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charleee
There have been many ideaboks written on home on the coast of Maine, this is my favorite. Oh, and, can I come and visit? Please?
March 16, 2013 at 3:45AM   
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Mary Dancey Interiors
What is your architect recommending?
March 16, 2013 at 3:52AM   
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architectrunnerguy
Like Mary asked, what is your architect thinking of? With lots of waterfront homes here in Annapolis, solutions are abundant. He/she ought to be able to come up with something creative.
March 16, 2013 at 5:31AM   
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soberg
There is no need for a full wall of glass. Defined, traditional windows frame a view. You could also consider 1 or more large picture windows.
March 16, 2013 at 5:34AM     
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Dytecture
I agree, smaller set of windows could be as dramatic as full of the glass which are not as energy efficient with the colder winters in Maine.


March 16, 2013 at 5:57AM   
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huhh
tx for the great suggestions!
March 18, 2013 at 4:13AM   
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