in the production of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few
homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is especially evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to making the
choice to go green, wood windows can afford you the opportunity
to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is easy to make, but there are a
host of reasons why wood windows are a good choice if you’re looking for
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window.
Still need more convincing? Below are a few extras
you can expect when you choose wood windows.
efficiency — one of the more common wishes
of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment
in your home, you want to be sure it’s going to
offer you as many bonuses as
possible. For example, buying wood windows means you can reap
the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are always working to improve
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — selecting
replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get
to reduce or remove the need for artificial lighting.
Not only does that make a more natural environment to
live in, it can help you save on your monthly energy costs.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident
that it’s tough to find a more environmentally
conscious material than wood. Due to the fact that
it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your
home that utilizes such an abundant resource.
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is committed
to environmental stewardship and has been from
the beginning when the company was established in 1925. Responsibility
to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to
be an important focus today. You can find
out a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too tough
to see the value that wood windows can provide from a
functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible
environmental practices. If you want to get an up-close
look at the wood window possibilities available to you in
Raleigh, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 919-324-0196 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.