When considering a window replacement project in Kingston, you usually
look for key features such as energy efficiency, durability and, of course, style. For centuries,
wood has been a prominent
material for windows, providing 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
striking material that adds character, and can help give your home
a more inviting and richer look.
Using wood also gives 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 home, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will make your house stand out.
technology helps shield against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and ensuring they last longer without requiring much
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 an 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 a home in the winter and help prevent the sun’s heat from adding additional heat during those Kingston summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials commonly used. That means you can take comfort knowing that when the time comes for repairs, replacements
or additions down the road, wood will still be available.
From great style to great value, it’s hard to go
wrong with wood windows. They’ll provide an attractive
look and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
Kingston 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