When looking for a window replacement project in North Carolina, you likely
look for key features such as energy efficiency, product life and, of course, style. For years,
wood has been a prominent
material for windows, providing homes a beautiful look with natural insulation. Wood windows are known
for their beauty, which
is just one reason why they’re still a great
replacement window choice.
Wood windows provide more than a great view. They offer
resale value and can improve your energy efficiency, making them a smart
investment. In fact, U.S. News reported those who
perform a wood window replacement recoup an average of 77 percent of the
project’s cost when they sell the home*.
Wood windows have
been around for a long time, and there’s a
reason why they’re still common. It’s a
striking material that adds character, and can help give your home
a more inviting and richer look.
Using wood also gives you more options
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to enhance
your interior décor. And, if wood is already a central part
of your cabinetry, flooring or furniture, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will make your house stand out.
technology helps shield against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and ensuring they last longer without requiring a ton of
maintenance. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection helps safeguard
against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from
mold and mildew, and even termite damage. We also apply an aluminum-cladding to protect the wood and help prevent
Wood windows are also some of the most energy efficient windows available. Wood offers natural insulation, so it’ll help keep warm air inside your house during the
colder seasons and help prevent the sun’s heat from coming in during those North Carolina summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials frequently
used. That means you can take comfort knowing that when the time comes for repairs, replacements
or additions down the road, wood will still be available.
From extra style to extra value, it’s hard to go
wrong with wood windows. They’ll provide beauty and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
North Carolina for more information on Pella’s
three complete lines of high-quality wood window and
*U.S. News, Jan. 27, 2010. The 5 Best – and 5 Worst – Home Improvement Projects for Your Money