Going Green- Consider Wood Windows

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Calgary, AB

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As advancements in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, a lot of homeowners are becoming more environmentally conscious in making their purchasing decisions. That fact is even more evident when considering replacement windows, and when it comes to deciding to go green, wood windows can give you the choice 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 number of reasons why wood windows are a good choice if you’re wanting an environmentally friendly and energy efficient window. Still need more convincing? Below are a few benefits you can expect when you choose 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 offer you as many benefits as possible. For example, buying wood windows allows you to take advantage of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are constantly working to improve your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — buying 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 costs.

  3. Use of a renewable resource — when you’re in the market for replacement windows, it becomes pretty evident that it’s hard 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 a bountiful resource.

  4. Environmental stewardship — it’s well documented that Pella® is devoted to environmental stewardship and has been since the company was established in 1925. Responsibility to the environment is a part of the company’s foundation and continues to be reinforced 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 better look at the wood window choices available to you in Calgary, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 403-681-6363 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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