If you are in the market for new
windows, there are a number of details to ponder. Whether you encounter
different climates throughout the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a variety of window materials are available
for you to choose from.
Here’s a quick overview of window
materials to consider when you kickoff your research:
Wood: For homes with varying weather, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. When it comes to visual appeal, the style is classic.
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 complement future redecoration
projects. A lot of wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can lower
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 fit
your style on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and flexibility, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a well-made
painted window, fiberglass is a great option for new
window buyers. Fiberglass can last a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for
its ability to guard against severe
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining popularity in the market due to its
successes, dependability and the ability to be painted
to meet your style needs.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a number of considerations that factor
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your research, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 208-726-0060 or come to our Ketchum
showroom to see each material in person. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right window for what
you’re searching for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.