in the production of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few
homeowners are becoming more environmentally conscious in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is especially evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to choosing to go green, wood windows can give you the choice
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
variety of reasons why wood windows are the
preferred choice if you’re trying to find
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window.
Still need more convincing? Below are a few perks
you can expect when you decide on wood windows.
efficiency — one of the more common desires
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
offer you as many benefits as
possible. For example, purchasing wood windows allows
you to reap
the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are continuously working to improve
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — choosing
replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get
to reduce or eliminate the need for artificial lighting.
Not only does that make a nicer environment to
live in, it might help you save on your monthly energy costs.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when looking
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious
that it’s hard to find a more environmentally
conscious material than wood. Because
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 devoted
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 difficult
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 better
look at the wood window possibilities available to you in
North Carolina, stop by Pella’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 866-539-4196 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.