For ages, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, giving homes a wide range of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-term beauty. If you are beginning a window replacement project in Charlotte and you are still on the fence about what windows you would like to see in your home, our experts would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window choices 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 cost of the project upon resale. But the reason why many 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 Charlotte. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection provides 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 potential damage due to weather. 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. Regardless of the season in Charlotte, wood windows can save you cash on your heating and cooling utility costs—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a great renewable building selection. This can give you some piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
It’s been said 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 house look warmer and inviting; and seamlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists 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 home.
So, why include wood as a potential choice? Our team at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers happy with the added value and added style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Contact our experts at 704-228-9149 if you have more questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our Charlotte showroom to peruse our wood options. You can always schedule an appointment with us online, as well.