If you are searching for new
windows, there are many details to take into
consideration. Whether you encounter
different climates throughout the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a host of window materials are available
for you to pick from.
Here’s a quick peek at window
materials to consider when you kickoff your research:
Wood: For homes that experience different weather
throughout the year, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. Visually, the style is classic.
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 work with future redecoration
projects. Most 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 help you be stylish 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 possibility 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 go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your searching, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at (301) 957-7000
or come to our Beltsville
showroom to see each material first-hand. We’re certain that we have the right match for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.