If you are on the hunt for new
windows, there are a number of details to take into
consideration. Whether you encounter
different climates throughout the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a number of window materials are available
for you to choose from.
Here’s a quick look at window
materials to consider when you start
Wood: For homes in
multi-climate areas, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. As for
eye-appeal, 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 complement 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 your style on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and flexibility, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a well-made
painted window, fiberglass is a great option for new
window buyers. Fiberglass can last a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for
its ability to shield against severe
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining
traction in the market due to its
successes, reliability and the ability to be painted
to meet your style needs.
When you’re in the market
for new windows there are a host of considerations that factor
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your research, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 910-218-9596 or come to our Wilmington
showroom to see each material in person. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right match for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.