in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of
homeowners are becoming more environmentally conscious in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is particularly evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to choosing to go green, wood windows can offer you the opportunity
to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is an easy one, but there are a
variety of reasons why wood windows are a great choice if you’re looking for
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window.
Still need more convincing? Below are a few perks
you can expect when you go with 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 know it’s going to
give you as many perks as
possible. For example, purchasing wood windows allows
you to reap
the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are always working to boost
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — selecting
replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get
to reduce or remove the need for artificial lighting.
Not only does that make a better environment to
live in, it may help you save on your monthly energy costs.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious
that it’s difficult 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 uses such an abundant resource.
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 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 give you 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 possibilities available to you in
Ketchum, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 208-726-0060 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.