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New Window Materials to Meet Your Needs

New Window Materials to Meet Your Needs

If you are in the market for new windows, there are many details to ponder. Whether you deal with different climates throughout the year, or have a specific visual preference, a variety of window materials are available for you to choose from.

Here’s a quick look at window materials to ponder when you kickoff your research:

Wood: For homes that experience different weather throughout the year, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. As for eye-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 stylish look that will work 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 searching 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 versatility, vinyl windows are fantastic insulators.

Fiberglass: With the insulation and visual qualities of a well-made 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 becoming more popular in the market due to its successes, durability and the ability to be painted to match your style.

When you’re in the market for new windows there are a number of considerations that factor in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame materials throughout your searching, contact Pella Windows and Doors at 217-423-7722 or come to our Decatur showroom to see each material in person. 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.


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