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New Nantucket™ Collection from Simpson®: High Performance Wood Doors with a 10-year Warranty

MCCLEARY, Wash., August 5, 2010 — Simpson® Door Company's new Nantucket™ Collection of exterior wood doors combines durable, weather-resistant wood species with a modified mortise-and-tenon construction technique for beautiful, long lasting wood doors. From the harsh coastal weather of the North Atlantic to the mild, temperate climate of the Pacific Northwest, Nantucket Collection doors can help make a house a home anywhere and will retain their beauty regardless of what nature sends their way. simpsondoor.com

Simpson Nantucket exterior doors are available in two wood species, Black Locust or Nootka Cypress, and come with an industry-leading, 10-year limited warranty. Black Locust is known for its high strength and rot-resistance, even in extreme climates. Nootka Cypress has excellent dimensional stability, a fine texture and uniform color for optimal finishing results.

77130 in Locust

77167 in Nootka Cypress

The mortise-and-tenon construction method used in the Nantucket Collection features face-driven pins made of Black Locust, which eliminates stile and rail separation and gives the Nantucket doors a beautiful, handcrafted look. Two panel options – 1‑7/16" Innerbond® double hip-raised or 3/4" flat panel – and two sticking choices – shaker or ovolo – allow building professionals and homeowners to the get the door that best meets their tastes.

“Every day we’re looking for ways to improve the performance of our doors so they’re at home in any climate,” says Brad Loveless, Marketing and Product Development manager for Simpson Door Company. “With the Nantucket Collection, we carefully considered everything from the construction method to the wood species, to create the longest-lasting wood door, all while focusing on the beauty that only wood can provide. The result is truly a better alternative for the home subject to harsh climactic conditions.”

The Nantucket Collection features a variety of door designs, including all-panel and French and sash models. Doors with glass feature ¾” insulated glazing and use 7/8” wide simulated divided lites for a classic look and energy efficient performance.

To learn more about the Nantucket Collection and other Simpson doors, visit simpsondoor.com or call (800)-SIMPSON.

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