For a long time, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, providing homes a wide range of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and lasting beauty. If you are getting ready to start a window replacement project in South Portland and you are still unsure about what windows you would like to see in your home, our professionals would be happy to show you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window picks at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the maintenance. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the project costs upon resale. But the reason why most people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can create in your home. Here are a few more reasons why it’s valuable to think about wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors has a selection of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-term performance in South Portland. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection offers advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the choice to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from weather damage. These options, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for a long time.
Wood is a natural insulator. Regardless of the season in South Portland, wood windows can save you some money on your heating and cooling energy bills—see ENERGY STAR for additional information. Wood is also a suitable renewable building option. This can ease your mind knowing that wood is a renewable resource.
You’ve heard this before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years delivering character to your home; helping your home look warmer and inviting; and perfectly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless options for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to suit the feel of your home.
So, why should you consider wood? Our experts at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers pleased with the enhanced value and style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Give us a call at 207-517-2331 if you have any further questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our South Portland showroom to peruse our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.