If you are in the market for new
windows, there are a number of details to consider. Whether you encounter
different climates through the year, or have a specific
visual preference, a number 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 with varying weather, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. When it comes to visual appeal, the style is ageless.
Wood is a blank canvas enabling you to finish to the
style of your home. It allows you to get an iconic
look that will complement 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 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 is a long-lasting and weather resistant material known for
its ability to shield against severe
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is becoming more popular in the market due to its
successes, reliability and the ability to be painted
for style purposes.
When you’re in the market
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 searching, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at 617-712-2342 or come to our Boston
showroom to see each material in person. We’re confident that we have the right window for what
you’re in the market for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.