in the manufacturing 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 even more evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to making the
choice 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
variety of reasons why wood windows are the
preferred choice if you’re looking for
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window.
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 wishes
of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment
in your home, you want to be certain that it’s going to
offer you as many bonuses as
possible. For example, choosing wood windows means you can reap
the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are continuously working to help
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — choosing
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 costs.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when looking
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious
that it’s tough 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 makes use of such a
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is devoted
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 an important focus today. You can learn a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too tough
to see the value that wood windows can offer from a
functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible
environmental practices. If you want to get a close
look at the wood window options available to you in
Traverse City, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 231-538-2175 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.