in the production of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of
homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is even more evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to making the
choice to go green, wood windows can offer you the choice
to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is easy to make, but there are a
host of reasons why wood windows are the
preferred choice if you’re trying to find
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window.
Still need more convincing? Here are a few extras
you can expect when you choose wood windows.
efficiency — one of the more common wishes
of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment
in your home, you want to be certain that it’s going to
offer you as many benefits as
possible. For example, choosing wood windows allows
you to reap
the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are constantly working to help
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — buying
replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get
to reduce or cut the need for artificial lighting.
Not only does that make a nicer environment to
live in, it can help you save on your monthly energy bills.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when searching
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious
that it’s difficult to find a more environmentally
conscious material than wood. Because
it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your
home that uses such a
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is dedicated
to environmental stewardship and has been from day one when the company was established in 1925. Responsibility
to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to
be an important focus today. You can read a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too hard
to see the value that wood windows can offer from a
functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible
environmental practices. If you want to get an up-close
look at the wood window options available to you in
Edmonton, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 780-439-9344 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.