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Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Mankato, Minnesota

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Mankato, Minnesota

As innovations in the production of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few homeowners are becoming more environmentally aware in making their purchasing decisions. That fact is even more evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to making the choice to go green, wood windows can offer you the ability to enjoy the benefits of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is easy to make, but there are a variety of reasons why wood windows are a good choice if you’re wanting an environmentally friendly and energy efficient choice. Still need more convincing? Here are a few perks you can expect when you go with wood windows.

  1. Energy efficiency — one of the more common desires of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment in your home, you want to be certain that it’s going to give you as many benefits as possible. For example, buying wood windows enables you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are constantly working to improve your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — buying replacement windows that increase natural light in your home means you get to reduce or remove the need for artificial lighting. Not only does that make a nicer environment to live in, it can help you save on your monthly energy bills.

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when looking for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious that it’s difficult to find a more environmentally conscious material than wood. Because it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your home that utilizes such a plentiful resource.

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is committed to environmental stewardship and has been since the company was established in 1925. Responsibility to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to be reiterated today. You can find out a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too difficult to see the value that wood windows can offer from a functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible environmental practices. If you want to get an up-close look at the wood window options available to you in Mankato, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 507-625-6933 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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