Why Buy Wood Windows in Mankato, Minnesota?
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.
Our 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 weather damage.
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 door products.
*U.S. News, Jan. 27, 2010. The 5 Best – and 5 Worst – Home Improvement Projects for Your Money