If you are on the hunt 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 number of window materials are available
for you to choose from.
Here’s a quick overview of window
materials to ponder when you start
Wood: For homes with varying weather, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. As for
eye-appeal, the style is timeless.
Wood is a blank canvas enabling you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get a classic
look that will look great with future redecoration
projects. A lot of 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 quality
painted window, fiberglass is a great option for new
window buyers. Fiberglass is a long-lasting and weather resistant material known for
its protection against bad
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is becoming more popular in the market due to its
successes, durability and the ability to be painted
to match your style.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a variety of considerations that play
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your searching, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 571-292-3519
or come to our Northern Virginia
showroom to see each material in person. We’re confident that we have the right window for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.