Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Des Moines, IA

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As innovations in the production of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few 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 making the choice to go green, wood windows can offer you the ability to enjoy the benefits 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 a great choice if you’re looking for an environmentally friendly and energy efficient option. Still need more convincing? Here are a few benefits 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 sure it’s going to offer you as many bonuses as possible. For example, choosing wood windows allows you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are continuously working to improve your energy efficiency.

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

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

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is devoted to environmental stewardship and has been from the beginning when the company was established in 1925. Responsibility to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to be reiterated today. You can find out a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too hard 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 possibilities available to you in Des Moines, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 515-219-7723 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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