When considering a window replacement project in Scottsdale, you usually
look for key features such as energy efficiency, durability and, of course, style. For years,
wood has been the material of 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 great
replacement window choice.
Wood windows don’t
just provide a beautiful view. They can be considered an investment
since they help improve your 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 used. It’s a
striking material that adds character, and can help give your home
a more inviting and richer look.
Using wood also presents you more choices
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to match
your interior décor. And, if wood is already a central part
of your cabinetry, flooring or furniture, choosing a wood
window that complements other elements will help your home stand out from the rest.
technology helps protect against the elements, making wood
windows stronger and longer lasting without requiring a ton 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 an 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 in the winter and help prevent the sun’s heat from coming in during those Scottsdale summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials used today. That means you can take comfort knowing that when the time comes for repairs, replacements
or additions down the road, wood will still be available.
From added style
to added value, it’s hard to go
wrong with wood windows. They’ll provide an attractive
look and enhance your home’s view – from the inside and out – for years. Call your Pella Showroom in
Scottsdale 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