For years, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, offering homes a wide variety of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and lasting beauty. If you are getting ready to start a window replacement project in Kansas City and you are still unsure about what windows you would like to see in your home, we would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window choices at Pella Windows and Doors.
At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the amount of maintenance that comes with it. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the cost of the project upon resale. But the reason why a lot of people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can bring to the space in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:
Pella Windows and Doors carries a variety of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide enduring performance in Kansas City. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection delivers advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the choice to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from potential damage due to weather. These options, when partnered with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for a long time.
Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Kansas City, wood windows can save you some money on your heating and cooling utility bills—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a good renewable building option. This will provide you with piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.
It’s been said before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years delivering character to your home; helping your space look warmer and inviting; and perfectly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless choices for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to suit the feel of your space.
So, why should you consider wood? Our experts at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers happy with the additional style and value that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Give us a call at 913-246-5101 if you have any further questions about adding wood windows to your home, or check out our Kansas City showroom to take a look at our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.