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Why Buy Wood?

Why Buy Wood?

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 beginning a window replacement project in Lafayette and you are still on the fence about what windows you would like to see in your home, our experts would be happy to show you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window choices at McComb Window & Door.

At McComb Window & Door, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the accompanying maintenance. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the project expenses upon resale. But the reason why many people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can add to any room in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:

Durability

McComb Window & Door sells products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-term performance in Lafayette. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection provides advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the option to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from potential damage due to weather. These options, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for a long time.

Environmentally Friendly

Wood is a natural insulator. It doesn’t matter what the season or weather is like in Lafayette, wood windows can save you cash on your heating and cooling energy bills—see ENERGY STAR for more details. Wood is also a suitable renewable building selection. This can give you some piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.

Beauty

It’s been said before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years delivering character to your home; helping your space look warmer and inviting; and perfectly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that already is featured in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless choices for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to match the feel of your room.

So, why should you consider wood? Our professionals at McComb Window & Door have seen customers pleased with the added value and added style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Call us at 317-983-5804 if you have more questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our Lafayette showroom to take a look at our wood options. You can always book an appointment with us online, as well.

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