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Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Petoskey, MI

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Petoskey, MI

As advancements 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 resource.

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.

  1. Energy 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Environmental 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.


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