If you are in the market for new
windows, there are a lot details to ponder. Whether you take in
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 overview of 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 classic.
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. Many 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 adaptability, vinyl windows are
the insulation and visual qualities of a quality
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 ability to guard against bad
heat and cold. As a newer type of window material, fiberglass is gaining
traction in the market due to its
successes, durability and the ability to be painted
to match your style.
When you’re searching
for new windows there are a variety of considerations that play
in to your decision. If you have questions about different window frame
materials throughout your research, contact
Pella Windows and Doors at (405) 276-4323
or come to our Oklahoma City
showroom to see each material first-hand. We’re pretty
sure that we have the right match for what
you’re looking for while still meeting your
budget needs as well.