If you are on the hunt for new
windows, there are a lot details to consider. Whether you deal with
different climates through the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a number of window materials are available
for you to select from.
Here’s a quick look at window
materials to consider when you begin your search:
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 stylish
look that will look great with future redecoration
projects. A lot of wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can decrease
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 flexibility, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a durable
painted window, fiberglass is a great option for new
window buyers. Fiberglass is a long-lasting and weather resistant material known for
its protection against extreme
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining
traction in the market due to its
successes, dependability and the ability to be painted
to match your style.
When you’re looking
for new windows there are a variety of considerations that go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your searching, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 516-331-0031 or come to our Long Island
showroom to see each material in person. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right window for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.