When looking for a window replacement project in Eau Claire, you usually
look for key features such as energy efficiency, product life and, of course, style. For centuries,
wood has been the material of choice for windows, offering homes a beautiful look with natural insulation. Wood windows are known
for their beauty, which
is just one reason why they’re still a wonderful
replacement window choice.
Wood windows provide more than a great view. They offer
resale value and can improve your energy efficiency, making them a smart
investment. In fact, U.S. News reported homeowners who
perform a wood window replacement recoup an average of 77 percent of the
project’s cost when they sell the home*.
Wood windows have
been around for a long time, and there’s a
reason why they’re still popular. It’s a
gorgeous material that adds character, and can help give your home
a richer, more inviting look.
Using wood also presents you more possibilities
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to complement
your interior décor. Plus, if wood is already a central part
of your style, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will make your house stand out.
technology helps guard against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and helping
increase product life without requiring a ton of
maintenance. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection helps protect windows from the effects of moisture, decay, stains from
mold and mildew, and even termite damage. We also apply a
coat of aluminum-cladding to protect the wood and help inhibit
Wood windows are also some of the most energy efficient windows available. Wood offers natural insulation, so it’ll help keep warm air inside a home in the winter and help prevent the sun’s heat from adding additional heat during those Eau Claire summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials used today. That means you don’t
have to worry, knowing that when the time comes for repairs, replacements
or additions down the road, wood will still be available.
From extra style to extra value, it’s hard to go
wrong with wood windows. They’ll provide elegance and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
Eau Claire for more information on Pella’s
three full lines of high-quality wood window and
*U.S. News, Jan. 27, 2010. The 5 Best – and 5 Worst – Home Improvement Projects for Your Money