For ages, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, offering homes a wide variety of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-lasting beauty. If you are getting ready to start a window replacement project in Washington DC and you are still unclear about what windows you would like to see in your home, our professionals would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window picks at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we realize that a concern with wood windows is the maintenance. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the cost of the project upon resale. But the reason why a lot of people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can add to any room in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors sells products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide enduring performance in Washington DC. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection offers advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the choice to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from weather damage. These options, combined with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for a long time.
Wood is a natural insulator. It doesn’t matter what the season or weather is like in Washington DC, wood windows can save you cash on your heating and cooling utility costs—see ENERGY STAR for additional information. Wood is also a suitable renewable building selection. This can give you some piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
We’ve said it before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years providing character to your home; helping your house look warmer and inviting; and flawlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that you might already have in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless choices for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to fit the feel of your home.
So, why should you consider wood? Our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers pleased with the additional style and value that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Call us at (301) 327-3013 if you have more questions about adding wood windows to your home, or check out our Washington DC showroom to peruse our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.