Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Birmingham, AL

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As innovations in the creation of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of 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 deciding to go green, wood windows can give you the ability to enjoy the perks of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is easier to make, but there are a host of reasons why wood windows are the preferred choice if you’re wanting an environmentally friendly and energy efficient choice. Still need more convincing? Here are a few extras you can expect when you choose wood windows.

  1. Energy efficiency — one of the more common requests of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment in your home, you want to know it’s going to offer you as many perks as possible. For example, purchasing wood windows enables you to reap the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are always working to boost your energy efficiency.

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

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

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is committed to environmental stewardship and has been from day one when the company was established in 1925. Responsibility to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to be an important focus today. You can read a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too tough to see the value that wood windows can give you from a functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible environmental practices. If you want to get a close look at the wood window options available to you in Birmingham, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 205-236-7269 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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