in the production of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of
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 making the
choice to go green, wood windows can give you the ability
to enjoy the perks of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is an easy one, but there are a
number of reasons why wood windows are the
preferred choice if you’re trying to find
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient option.
Still need more convincing? Below are a few benefits
you can expect when you go with 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 sure it’s going to
provide you as many perks as
possible. For example, buying wood windows enables you to 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 nicer environment to
live in, it can help you save on your monthly energy expenses.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when looking
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious
that it’s tough 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 dedicated
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 offer 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 options available to you in
Washington DC, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at (301) 327-3013 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.