If you are in the market for new
windows, there are a number of details to consider. 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. When it comes to visual appeal, the style is ageless.
Wood is a blank canvas allowing you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get a classic
look that will work 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 searching for low maintenance, vinyl is the window material for
you. This frame material comes in different shapes, sizes and colors to fit
your style on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and adaptability, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a quality
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 extreme
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 looking
for new windows there are a host of considerations that go
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your new window search, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at (225) 217-2592
or come to our Baton Rouge
showroom to see each material first-hand. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right window for what
you’re searching for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.