in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of
homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is particularly evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to deciding 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 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 choice.
Still need more convincing? Here are a few benefits
you can expect when you decide on 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
offer you as many benefits as
possible. For example, purchasing wood windows means you can reap
the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are continuously working to boost
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 better environment to
live in, it may help you save on your monthly energy costs.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty clear
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 uses such an abundant resource.
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 find
out a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too hard
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 an up-close
look at the wood window options available to you in
Gaithersburg, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 202-594-3979 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.