21st Century Greystone

Challenge: To maximize the unobstructed view of Lake Michigan from a prominent, storied site near windy downtown Chicago

Solution: An extensive amount of internal steel reinforcement was used with mulled and stacked direct set windows and high performance glass to allow for an impressive view while ensuring structural stablility

Products Used:

  • Large direct set windows
  • Crank-out awning windows
  • Sliding doors
  • Lift-Slide doors

Materials Used:

  • Interior Wood: Walnut
  • Exterior: Painted aluminum
  • Glass: Low iron, laminated, Heat-Mirror TC88
  • Hardware finish: Satin Nickel

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 Project ID: P5-Lakeshore