New Window Materials to Meet Your Needs
If you are in the market for new windows, there are a lot details to ponder. Whether you deal with different climates during the year, or have a specific visual preference, a host 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 with varying weather, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. As for eye-appeal, the style is classic. Wood is a blank canvas allowing you to finish to the style of your home. It allows you to get an iconic look that will look great with future redecoration projects. A lot of wood windows have aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can lower external maintenance too.
Vinyl: If you’re looking for low maintenance, vinyl is the window material for you. This frame material comes in different shapes, sizes and colors to help your style on a budget. Complete with sharp lines and flexibility, vinyl windows are great insulators.
Fiberglass: With the insulation and visual qualities of a quality painted window, fiberglass is a great option for new window buyers. Fiberglass lasts a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for its protection against bad heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining traction in the market due to its successes, durability and the ability to be painted to meet your style needs.When you’re looking for new windows there are a number of considerations that play in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame materials throughout your research, contact Pella Windows and Doors at (413) 829-0299 or come to our Greenfield showroom to see each material up-close. We’re pretty sure that we have the right choice for what you’re in the market for while still meeting your budget needs as well.