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
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.
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.
- 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.
- 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
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.