in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of
homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment 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 offer you the ability
to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is easy to make, but there are a
number of reasons why wood windows are a good choice if you’re looking for
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient option.
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 certain that it’s going to
provide you as many benefits as
possible. For example, buying wood windows allows
you to take advantage of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are constantly working to boost
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 more natural environment to
live in, it might help you save on your monthly energy expenses.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when looking
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident
that it’s tough to find a more environmentally
conscious material than wood. Since
it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your
home that makes use of such a bountiful resource.
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is dedicated
to environmental stewardship and has been from day one when the company was established in 1925. Responsibility
to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to
be reiterated today. You can find
out 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 an up-close
look at the wood window possibilities available to you in
Kalamazoo, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 269-215-4157 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.