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
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.
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.
- 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.
- 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
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.