For years, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, offering homes a wide assortment of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-lasting beauty. If you are getting ready to start a window replacement project in Hunt Valley and you are still on the fence about what windows you would like to see in your home, we would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window selections at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the maintenance. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the project costs upon resale. But the reason why many people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can bring to the space in your home. Here are a few more reasons why it’s valuable to think about wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors carries a variety of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-lasting performance in Hunt Valley. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection offers advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the opportunity to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from potential damage due to weather. These options, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for many years.
Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Hunt Valley, wood windows can save you a few bucks on your heating and cooling utility costs—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a great renewable building selection. This can give you some piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
It’s been said before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years providing character to your home; helping your home look warmer and inviting; and perfectly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless choices for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to fit the feel of your home.
So, why include wood as a potential choice? Our experts at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers happy with the added value and added style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Call us at 301-354-3633 if you have any further questions about adding wood windows to your home, or check out our Hunt Valley showroom to review our wood options. You can always schedule an appointment with us online, as well.