Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Edmonton, AB

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As innovations in the production of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That fact is even more evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to making the choice to go green, wood windows can offer you the choice to enjoy the look of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is easy to make, but there are a host of reasons why wood windows are the preferred choice if you’re trying to find an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window. 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 wishes of homeowners is energy efficiency. After all, when you make an investment in your home, you want to be certain that it’s going to offer you as many benefits as possible. For example, choosing wood windows allows you to reap the benefits of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are constantly working to help your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — buying 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 nicer environment to live in, it can help you save on your monthly energy bills.

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when searching for replacement windows, it becomes pretty obvious that it’s difficult to find a more environmentally conscious material than wood. Because it’s a renewable resource, you can feel great making an investment in your home that uses such a plentiful resource.

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is dedicated 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 hard to see the value that wood windows can offer from a functional standpoint, but they also help you be a steward for responsible environmental practices. If you want to get an up-close look at the wood window options available to you in Edmonton, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 780-439-9344 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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