Pella Double-Hung Wood Windows

Why Buy Wood?

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

At Pella Windows and Doors, we recognize that a concern with wood windows is the amount of maintenance that comes with it. 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 it’s valuable to think about wood windows:


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

Environmentally Friendly

Wood is a natural insulator. No matter what season it is in Lewes, wood windows can save you a few bucks on your heating and cooling utility costs—see ENERGY STAR for additional information. Wood is also a great renewable building option. This will provide you with piece of mind that wood is a renewable resource.


It’s been said 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 already is featured in your home. Wood windows give you virtually endless possibilities for styles, colors and shapes of window frames, and they can also be painted or stained to suit the feel of your room.

So, why should you consider wood? Our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors have seen customers satisfied with the added value and added style that wood replacement windows provide, for years. Contact our experts at 757-208-7052 if you have additional questions about adding wood windows to your home, or visit our Lewes showroom to take a look at our wood options. You can always arrange an appointment with us online, as well.