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Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Lewes, DE

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Lewes, DE

As improvements in the production of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few homeowners are becoming more environmentally aware in making their purchasing decisions. That fact is especially evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to deciding to go green, wood windows can afford you the choice 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 extras you can expect when you choose wood windows.

  1. Energy 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 sure it’s going to offer you as many bonuses as possible. For example, choosing wood windows allows you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are always working to improve your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — buying 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 more natural environment to live in, it may help you save on your monthly energy expenses.

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when searching for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious that it’s difficult to find a more environmentally conscious material than wood. Due to the fact that it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your home that uses such an abundant resource.

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is dedicated 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 reinforced today. You can read a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too difficult to see the value that wood windows can give you 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 Lewes, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 757-208-7052 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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