For ages, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, offering homes a wide range of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-lasting beauty. If you are getting ready to start a window replacement project in Minneapolis and you are still unsure about what windows you would like to see in your home, we would be happy to explain to you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window picks at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize 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 create in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors carries a variety of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-term performance in Minneapolis. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection provides advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the opportunity to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from weather damage. These options, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for many years.
Wood is a natural insulator. Regardless of the season in Minneapolis, wood windows can save you cash on your heating and cooling utility costs—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a suitable renewable building selection. This will provide you with piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
You’ve heard this 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 space look warmer and inviting; and perfectly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless possibilities for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to match the feel of your room.
So, why include wood as a potential choice? Our experts at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers satisfied with the enhanced value and style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Call us at 612-249-7371 if you have any further questions about adding wood windows to your home, or visit our Minneapolis showroom to review our wood options. You can always book an appointment with us online, as well.