Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Roanoke, Virginia

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As improvements in the production of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, many homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That fact is even more evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to deciding to go green, wood windows can give you the choice to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is an easy one, but there are a variety of reasons why wood windows are a good choice if you’re looking for an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window. Still need more convincing? Below are a few perks you can expect when you choose wood windows.

  1. Energy efficiency — one of the more common requests of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment in your home, you want to be certain that it’s going to provide you as many bonuses as possible. For example, buying wood windows allows you to take advantage of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are always working to help your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — buying replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get to reduce or cut the need for artificial lighting. Not only does that make a nicer environment to live in, it might help you save on your monthly energy expenses.

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when looking for replacement windows, it becomes pretty clear that it’s difficult to find a more environmentally conscious material than wood. Since it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your home that utilizes such an abundant resource.

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is committed to environmental stewardship and has been from day one when the company was established in 1925. Responsibility to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to be reiterated today. You can read a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too hard to see the value that wood windows can provide from a functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible environmental practices. If you want to get a better look at the wood window options available to you in Roanoke, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 540-466-1918 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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