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Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Long Island, NY

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Long Island, NY

As improvements in the creation of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, many homeowners are becoming more mindful of the environment in making their purchasing decisions. That fact is especially evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to making the choice to go green, wood windows can afford you the opportunity 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 the preferred choice if you’re wanting an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window. Still need more convincing? Listed below are a few perks you can expect when you decide on 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 give you as many benefits as possible. For example, buying wood windows allows you to harness the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are constantly working to help your energy efficiency.

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

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when looking for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident that it’s difficult 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 uses such a plentiful 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 an important focus today. You can find out a little more about these practices on our blog as well.

It’s not too tough to see the value that wood windows can provide 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 choices available to you in Long Island, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 516-331-0031 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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