When looking for a window replacement project in Mankato, you probably
look for key features such as energy efficiency, how
long the product will last and, of course, style. For decades,
wood has been the material of choice for windows, giving 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 offer more than
excellent views. 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 rich and inviting look.
Using wood also gives you more choices
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 home, 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 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 your house during the
colder seasons and help prevent the sun’s heat from warming up
your space during those Mankato summers.
Wood is also one of
the only renewable building materials commonly 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 extra style to extra 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
Mankato 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