If you are searching for new
windows, there are a number of details to consider. Whether you encounter
different climates during the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a host of window materials are available
for you to pick from.
Here’s a quick peek at window
materials to ponder when you start
Wood: For homes that experience different weather
throughout the year, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. Visually, the style is timeless.
Wood is a blank canvas permitting you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get a classic
look that will work with future redecoration
projects. Many wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can reduce
external maintenance too.
Vinyl: If you’re wanting low maintenance, vinyl is the window material for
you. This frame material comes in different shapes, sizes and colors to fit
your style on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and adaptability, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a well-made
painted window, fiberglass is a great possibility for new
window buyers. Fiberglass can last a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for
its ability to guard against severe
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining
traction in the market due to its
successes, reliability and the ability to be painted
to match your style.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a host of considerations that go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your new window search, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 205-236-7269
or come to our Birmingham
showroom to see each material first-hand. We’re confident that we have the right match for what
you’re in the market for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.