in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, many
homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is especially evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to making the
choice to go green, wood windows can give you the opportunity
to enjoy the perks of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is an easy one, but there are a
host of reasons why wood windows are a great choice if you’re wanting
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient option.
Still need more convincing? Here are a few benefits
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 be certain that it’s going to
give you as many benefits as
possible. For example, purchasing wood windows allows
you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are always working to improve
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — selecting
replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get
to reduce or cut 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 searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident
that it’s tough 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 utilizes such a bountiful resource.
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is devoted
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 learn a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too hard
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 better
look at the wood window possibilities available to you in
Petoskey, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 231-622-4417 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.