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
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.
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.
- 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.
- 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.
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 302-257-5544 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.