When looking for a window replacement project in Lafayette, you likely
look for key features such as energy efficiency, durability and, of course, style. For years,
wood has been a primary material choice for windows, offering homes a classic look with natural insulation. Wood windows are known
for their beauty, which
is just one reason why they’re still an outstanding
replacement window choice.
Wood windows offer more than
excellent views. They can be considered an investment
since they help improve your energy efficiency and add resale value. 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 common. It’s a
beautiful material that adds character, and can help give your home
a rich and inviting look.
Using wood also presents you more options
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to enhance
your interior décor. Plus, if wood is already a central part
of your style, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will help your home stand out from the rest.
technology helps guard against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and longer lasting without requiring lots of
maintenance. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection helps guard against 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 avoid
Wood windows are also some of the most energy efficient windows available. Wood offers natural insulation, so it’ll help keep warm air inside in the winter and help prevent the sun’s heat from warming up
your space during those Lafayette 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 added style
to added value, it’s hard to go
wrong with wood windows. They’ll provide beauty and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
Lafayette for more information on Pella’s
three 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