If you are in the market for new
windows, there are a lot details to ponder. Whether you take in
different climates during the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a host of window materials are available
for you to select from.
Here’s a quick peek at window
materials to consider when you start
Wood: For homes that experience different weather
throughout the year, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. When it comes to visual appeal, the style is timeless.
Wood is a blank canvas allowing you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get a stylish
look that will look great with future redecoration
projects. Most wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can decrease
external maintenance too.
Vinyl: If you’re searching for low maintenance, vinyl is the window material for
you. This frame material comes in different shapes, sizes and colors to help you be stylish on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and adaptability, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a quality
painted window, fiberglass is a great choice for new
window buyers. Fiberglass can last a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for
its ability to shield against extreme
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining
traction in the market due to its
successes, durability and the ability to be painted
to match your style.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a number of considerations that go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your research, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 231-538-2175 or come to our Traverse City
showroom to see each material first-hand. We’re confident that we have the right choice for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.