If you are on the hunt for new
windows, there are a lot details to take into
consideration. Whether you deal with
different climates through the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a host of window materials are available
for you to pick from.
Here’s a quick peek at window
materials to think about when you kickoff your research:
Wood: For homes with varying weather, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. When it comes to visual appeal, the style is ageless.
Wood is a blank canvas allowing you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get a stylish
look that will complement future redecoration
projects. A lot of wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can reduce
external maintenance too.
Vinyl: If you’re wanting low maintenance, vinyl is the window material for
you. This frame material comes in different shapes, sizes and colors to help you be stylish on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and versatility, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a durable
painted window, fiberglass is a great option for new
window buyers. Fiberglass lasts a long time and is made
of weather resistant material known for
its ability to guard against extreme
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is becoming more popular in the market due to its
successes, reliability and the ability to be painted
for style purposes.
When you’re looking
for new windows there are a variety of considerations that go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your new window search, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 540-466-1918 or come to our Roanoke
showroom to see each material in person. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right match for what
you’re searching for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.