in the creation of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, many
homeowners are becoming more environmentally
aware in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is particularly evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to choosing to go green, wood windows can afford you the ability
to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable
Of course, that doesn’t mean
your decision is an easy one, 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 choice.
Still need more convincing? Below are a few perks
you can expect when you choose wood windows.
efficiency — one of the more common desires
of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment
in your home, you want to be sure it’s going to
provide 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 continuously 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 better environment to
live in, it might help you save on your monthly energy costs.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when you’re in the market
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty clear
that it’s hard to find a more environmentally
conscious material than wood. Due to the fact that
it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your
home that uses such an abundant resource.
stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is devoted
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 reiterated today. You can find
out a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too tough
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 a close
look at the wood window choices available to you in
Salt Lake City, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 385-203-8083 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.