in the production of windows and doors continues to
move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few
homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That
fact is especially evident when considering replacement
windows, and when it comes to deciding to go green, wood windows can offer you the opportunity
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
number of reasons why wood windows are the
preferred choice if you’re trying to find
an environmentally friendly and energy efficient option.
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 perks as
possible. For example, choosing wood windows allows
you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know
your windows are constantly working to help
your energy efficiency.
- Natural lighting — selecting
replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get
to reduce or eliminate the need for artificial lighting.
Not only does that make a nicer environment to
live in, it may help you save on your monthly energy expenses.
- Use of a
renewable resource — when looking
for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident
that it’s difficult 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 dedicated
to environmental stewardship and has been since 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 learn a little more about these practices on our blog as well.
It’s not too hard
to see the value that wood windows can give you 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 choices available to you in
Eau Claire, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also
give us a call at 715-836-9301 or set up an in-home consultation using the online
scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.