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Why Buy Wood?

Why Buy Wood?

For a long time, wood has been a material of choice for replacement windows, offering homes a wide variety of benefits including durability, energy efficiency and long-lasting beauty. If you are in the process of considering a window replacement project in Vancouver and you are still unclear about what windows you would like to see in your home, our experts would be happy to share with you why wood windows are one of our most popular replacement window choices at Pella Windows & Doors - Vancouver.

At Pella Windows & Doors - Vancouver, we realize that a concern with wood windows is the accompanying maintenance. According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value 2017 Report, wood window replacements return 73.0% of the project expenses upon resale. But the reason why many people switch to wooden windows is the warmth and beauty they can add to any room in your home. Here are a few more reasons why to buy wood windows:


Pella Windows & Doors - Vancouver has a selection of products that are designed to protect against the elements and provide enduring performance in Vancouver. Pella’s EnduraGuard® wood protection provides advanced protection against the effects of moisture, decay, stains from mold and mildew. You also have the opportunity to use aluminum- or vinyl-cladding to go the extra mile to help protect your wood from weather conditions. These options, combined with our wood treatment, makes our wood windows long-lasting against the elements for years to come.

Environmentally Friendly

Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Vancouver, wood windows can save you some money on your heating and cooling utility bills—see ENERGY STAR for more information. Wood is also a great renewable building option. This can give you some piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.


We’ve said it before, but wood replacement windows are truly a timeless style. Wood windows have been around for hundreds of years providing character to your home; helping your home look warmer and inviting; and flawlessly complementing wood flooring, cabinetry or interior décor that exists in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless choices for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to fit the feel of your space.

So, why should you consider wood? Our team at Pella Windows & Doors - Vancouver have seen customers satisfied with the additional style and value that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Call us at 250-475-1277 if you have additional questions about adding wood windows to your home, or check out our Vancouver showroom to review our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.

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