When considering a window replacement project in Petoskey, you usually
look for key features such as energy efficiency, product life and, of course, style. For decades,
wood has been a prominent
material for windows, offering homes an
elegant look with natural insulation. Wood windows are known
for their beauty, which
is just one reason why they’re still an outstanding
replacement window choice.
Wood windows don’t
just provide a beautiful view. They can be considered an investment
since they help improve your energy efficiency and add resale value. In fact, U.S. News reported homeowners who
perform a wood window replacement recoup an average of 77 percent of the
project’s cost when they sell the home*.
Wood windows have
been around for a long time, and there’s a
reason why they’re still used. Wood’s a
striking material that adds character, and can help give your home
a rich and inviting look.
Using wood also gives you more options
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to match
your interior décor. And, if wood is already a central part
of your style, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will help
your home really shine.
technology helps guard against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and helping
increase product life without requiring much
maintenance. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection helps protect windows from the effects of moisture, decay, stains from
mold and mildew, and even termite damage. We also use an aluminum-cladding to protect the wood and help avoid
Wood windows are also some of the most energy efficient windows available. Wood offers natural insulation, so it’ll help keep warm air inside a home in the winter and help prevent the sun’s heat from coming in during those Petoskey summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials frequently
used. That means you don’t
have to worry, knowing that when the time comes for repairs, replacements
or additions down the road, wood will still be available.
From extra style to extra value, it’s hard to go
wrong with wood windows. They’ll provide beauty and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
Petoskey for more information on Pella’s
three lines of high-quality wood window and
*U.S. News, Jan. 27, 2010. The 5 Best – and 5 Worst – Home Improvement Projects for Your Money