Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Salt Lake City, UT

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As innovations 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 resource.

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.

  1. Energy 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Environmental 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.

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