Blog
Why Buy Wood?

Why Buy Wood?

For ages, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, providing homes a wide assortment of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-lasting beauty. If you are in the process of considering a window replacement project in Springfield and you are still unsure about what windows you would like to see in your home, our experts would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window picks at Pella Windows and Doors.

At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the maintenance. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the project costs upon resale. But the reason why many people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can add to any room in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:

Durability

Pella Windows and Doors has a selection of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide long-term performance in Springfield. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection delivers advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the option to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from weather damage. These options, combined with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for many years.

Environmentally Friendly

Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Springfield, wood windows can save you a few bucks on your heating and cooling utility bills—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a great renewable building option. This can ease your mind knowing that wood is a renewable resource.

Beauty

You’ve heard this before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years providing character to your home; helping your home look warmer and inviting; and seamlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that you might already have 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 fit the feel of your room.

So, why buy wood? Our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers satisfied with the added value and added style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Give us a call at 217-793-0550 if you have more questions about adding wood windows to your home, or stop by our Springfield showroom to take a look at our wood options. You can always book an appointment with us online, as well.

Back to Blog
Live Chat
I can help with your window or door replacement questions.