For years, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, providing homes a wide assortment of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and lasting beauty. If you are in the process of considering a window replacement project in Grand Rapids and you are still on the fence about what windows you would like to see in your home, our professionals would be happy to show you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window selections at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we realize that a concern with wood windows is the amount of maintenance that comes with it. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the cost of the project upon resale. But the reason why most people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can bring to the space in your home. Here are a few more reasons why it’s valuable to think about wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors carries a variety of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-term performance in Grand Rapids. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection offers advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the choice to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from weather damage. These options, plus our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for a long time.
Wood is a natural insulator. It doesn’t matter what the season or weather is like in Grand Rapids, wood windows can save you cash on your heating and cooling energy bills—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a great renewable building option. This will provide you with piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
We’ve said it before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years adding character to your home; helping your home look warmer and inviting; and flawlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that you might already have in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless options for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to suit the feel of your home.
So, why buy wood? Our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers pleased with the additional style and value that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Contact our experts at 616-201-0206 if you have any further questions about adding wood windows to your home, or check out our Grand Rapids showroom to review our wood options. You can always book an appointment with us online, as well.