Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Albany, NY

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As advancements in the creation 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 particularly evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to making the choice to go green, wood windows can offer you the ability to enjoy the benefits of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is easier to make, but there are a variety of reasons why wood windows are a good choice if you’re wanting an environmentally friendly and energy efficient option. Still need more convincing? Listed below are a few benefits you can expect when you decide on wood windows.

  1. Energy 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 know it’s going to give you as many benefits as possible. For example, buying wood windows means you can harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are always working to boost your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — selecting 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 can help you save on your monthly energy costs.

  3. 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. Because it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your home that utilizes such a plentiful resource.

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is dedicated 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 reinforced today. You can read 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 choices available to you in Albany, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 518-414-5302 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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