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Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Bloomington, IL

Going Green? Consider Wood Windows in Bloomington, IL

As advancements in the manufacturing of windows and doors continues to move toward more sustainable practices, quite a few 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 choosing to go green, wood windows can give you the ability to enjoy the perks of natural beauty from a renewable resource.

Of course, that doesn’t mean your decision is easy to make, but there are a variety 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 perks 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 know it’s going to offer you as many perks as possible. For example, choosing wood windows means you can take advantage of the natural thermal properties of wood so you know your windows are continuously working to help your energy efficiency.

  2. Natural lighting — selecting 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 better environment to live in, it may 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 obvious that it’s tough to find a more environmentally conscious material than wood. Due to the fact that 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 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 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 possibilities available to you in Bloomington, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom. Of course you can also give us a call at 309-663-7132 or set up an in-home consultation using the online scheduler. We look forward to hearing from you.


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