in the production of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few
homeowners are becoming more environmentally
aware in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is even more evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to choosing to go green, wood windows can offer you the ability
to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is easier to make, but there are a
number of reasons why wood windows are a great choice if you’re wanting
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window.
Still need more convincing? Listed below are a few extras
you can expect when you choose wood windows.
efficiency — one of the more common requests
of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment
in your home, you want to be certain that it’s going to
give you as many bonuses as
possible. For example, purchasing wood windows allows
you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are always working to boost
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — buying
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 nicer environment to
live in, it may help you save on your monthly energy expenses.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty clear
that it’s hard to find a more environmentally
conscious material than wood. Since
it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your
home that utilizes such a
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is devoted
to environmental stewardship and has been since the company was established in 1925. Responsibility
to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to
be reiterated today. You can read 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 a close
look at the wood window possibilities available to you in
Hunt Valley, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 301-354-3633 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.