For years, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, providing homes a wide variety of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and lasting beauty. If you are getting ready to start a window replacement project in Calgary and you are still unsure about what windows you would like to see in your home, our professionals would be happy to explain to you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window choices at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the 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 bring to the space in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors sells products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-lasting performance in Calgary. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection offers 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 weather conditions. These options, combined with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for years to come.
Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Calgary, wood windows can save you some money on your heating and cooling utility bills—see ENERGY STAR for additional information. Wood is also a great renewable building selection. This will provide you with piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
You’ve heard this 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 space look warmer and inviting; and seamlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists 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 fit the feel of your space.
So, why include wood as a potential choice? Our experts at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers satisfied with the additional style and value that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Give us a call at 403-681-6363 if you have additional questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our Calgary showroom to take a look at our wood options. You can always book an appointment with us online, as well.