If you are on the hunt for new
windows, there are many details to consider. Whether you deal with
different climates during the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a host of window materials are available
for you to select from.
Here’s a quick look at 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 timeless.
Wood is a blank canvas enabling you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get a classic
look that will work with future redecoration
projects. A lot of wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can reduce
external maintenance too.
Vinyl: If you’re looking
for low maintenance, vinyl is the window material for
you. This frame material comes in different shapes, sizes and colors to help you be stylish on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and flexibility, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a quality
painted window, fiberglass is a great choice for new
window buyers. Fiberglass can last a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for
its protection against extreme
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining popularity in the market due to its
successes, durability and the ability to be painted
to match your style.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a variety of considerations that go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your searching, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 309-306-3893 or come to our Peoria
showroom to see each material in person. We’re confident that we have the right match for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.