For ages, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, providing homes a wide range of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and lasting beauty. If you are beginning a window replacement project in Winston-Salem and you are still on the fence about what windows you would like to see in your home, our experts 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 amount of maintenance that comes with it. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the project costs upon resale. But the reason why many people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can create in your home. Here are a few more reasons why you should consider wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors has a selection of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-lasting performance in Winston-Salem. 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, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for years to come.
Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Winston-Salem, wood windows can save you some money on your heating and cooling energy bills—see ENERGY STAR for additional information. Wood is also a good renewable building option. This will provide you with 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 delivering character to your home; helping your space look warmer and inviting; and seamlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that you might already have in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless options for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to fit the feel of your room.
So, why buy wood? Our team at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers happy with the additional style and value that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Give us a call at 336-203-0704 if you have additional questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our Winston-Salem showroom to peruse our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.