When considering a window replacement project in Portsmouth, you usually
look for key features such as energy efficiency, how
long the product will last and, of course, style. For years,
wood has been a primary material choice for windows, offering homes a classic look with natural insulation. Wood windows are known
for their beauty, which
is just one reason why they’re still a wonderful
replacement window choice.
Wood windows offer more than
excellent views. They’re an investment, which can help improve your home’s
energy efficiency and add resale value. In fact, U.S. News reported people 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 popular. Wood’s a
gorgeous material that adds character, and can help give your home
a rich and inviting look.
Using wood also provides you more choices
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to match
your interior décor. Plus, if wood is already a central part
of your cabinetry, flooring or furniture, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will make your house stand out.
technology helps guard against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and longer lasting without requiring lots of
maintenance. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection helps safeguard
against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from
mold and mildew, and even termite damage. We also apply a
coat of 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 your house during the
colder seasons and help prevent the sun’s heat from coming in during those Portsmouth summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials frequently
used. That means you don’t
have to worry, 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 beauty and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
Portsmouth 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