For a long time, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, giving homes a wide assortment of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-term beauty. If you are in the process of considering a window replacement project in Champaign and you are still unclear about what windows you would like to see in your home, our professionals would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window picks at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we realize 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 add to any room in your home. Here are a few more reasons why it’s valuable to think about wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors has a selection of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-lasting performance in Champaign. 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, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for many years.
Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Champaign, wood windows can save you some money on your heating and cooling utility costs—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a suitable renewable building selection. 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 providing character to your home; helping your home look warmer and inviting; and flawlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that already is featured 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 include wood as a potential choice? Our professionals 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 217-356-6474 if you have any further questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our Champaign showroom to peruse our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.