If you are on the hunt for new
windows, there are many 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 choose from.
Here’s a quick look at window
materials to think about when you start
Wood: For homes that experience different weather
throughout the year, wood window frames are an undeniable choice. Visually, the style is ageless.
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 complement future redecoration
projects. Most wood windows have
aluminum or vinyl cladding on the exterior, which can reduce
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 your style on a budget. Complete with
sharp lines and versatility, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a well-made
painted window, fiberglass is a great possibility for new
window buyers. Fiberglass can last a long time and is made of weather resistant material known for
its ability to guard against extreme
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining
traction in the market due to its
successes, dependability and the ability to be painted
for style purposes.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a number 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 301-354-3689 or come to our Tysons Corner
showroom to see each material first-hand. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right match for what
you’re searching for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.