When looking for a window replacement project in Baltimore, you likely
look for key features such as energy efficiency, product life and, of course, style. For years,
wood has been a primary material choice for windows, providing homes an
elegant 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 those 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 common. Wood is a
striking material that adds character, and can help give your home
a richer, more inviting look.
Using wood also provides you more possibilities
for styles, shapes and colors. Wood can be painted or stained to complement
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 ensuring they last longer without requiring much
maintenance. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection helps guard 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 prevent
Wood windows are also some of the most energy efficient windows available. Wood offers natural insulation, so it’ll help keep warm air inside a home in the winter and help prevent the sun’s heat from adding additional heat during those Baltimore summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials commonly used. That means you can rest easy 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
Baltimore for more information on Pella’s
three complete 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