If you are on the hunt for new
windows, there are a lot details to ponder. Whether you deal with
different climates during the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a host of window materials are available
for you to pick from.
Here’s a quick look at window
materials to ponder when you start
Wood: For homes in
multi-climate areas, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. Visually, the style is ageless.
Wood is a blank canvas allowing you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get an iconic
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 looking
for 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 choice for new
window buyers. Fiberglass is a long-lasting and weather resistant material known for
its ability to shield 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 meet your style needs.
When you’re in the market
for new windows there are a number 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 (802) 557-0429 or come to our South Burlington
showroom to see each material in person. We’re certain that we have the right window for what
you’re in the market for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.