in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, many
homeowners are becoming more environmentally conscious in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is even more evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to deciding to go green, wood windows can give you the opportunity
to enjoy the perks of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is easier to make, but there are a
number of reasons why wood windows are a great choice if you’re looking for
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient choice.
Still need more convincing? Listed below are a few perks
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 sure it’s going to
provide you as many perks as
possible. For example, purchasing wood windows means you can take advantage of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are continuously working to improve
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 might help you save on your monthly energy bills.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty clear
that it’s hard 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 uses 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 an important focus today. You can learn 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 a better
look at the wood window options available to you in
South Portland, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 207-253-1856 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.