Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Peoria, IL

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As advancements in the creation of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, many 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 afford you the opportunity to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is an easy one, but there are a variety of reasons why wood windows are the preferred choice if you’re trying to find an environmentally friendly and energy efficient choice. Still need more convincing? Here are a few perks you can expect when you choose wood windows.

  1. Energy efficiency — one of the more common desires 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 give you as many benefits 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 constantly working to help your energy efficiency.

  2. 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 may help you save on your monthly energy expenses.

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when looking for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident that it’s difficult 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 utilizes such a plentiful resource.

  4. Environmental 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 an important focus today. You can read a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too tough to see the value that wood windows can provide 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 possibilities available to you in Peoria, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 309-306-3893 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.

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