A broad range of standard, special and custom window products are available. Sivan Windows & Doors offers professional window installation, customized to your needs. There are a variety of materials that are used for windows, here we will focus on woodclad windows.
The materials used to clad a window can range, as far as performance and durability goes. First of all, cladding is a protective exterior cover for wood. Cladding offers a low-maintenance exterior, while still providing an attractive wood interior. Cladwood demands less maintenance than wood replacement windows and doors.
Although woodclad might not appeal to the consumer as much as traditional all-wood windows, it does offer the best of both worlds. Woodclad replacement windows give the look of wood on the interior, but with less exterior maintenance required.
Woodclad windows are made of wood, but they feature a layer of vinyl or aluminum bonded to the exterior, so they don’t need to be painted or sealed. The wood exterior, can be painted or stained to the color of your choice. Woodclad windows start out at decently low prices, and will be much lower than the cost of real wood windows. Most major window manufacturers offer woodclad windows and they are often recommended as a better alternative than all-wood windows.
There are several different types of woodlcad replacement windows, each made to withstand different elements. Just like real wood, woodlcad features outstanding insulating properties, so it is a great choice for hot summers or cold winters. Woodclad also boasts resistance to humidity, which makes it ideal for terrific in warm, sticky climates. It is also very energy efficient.
Woodclad will be a bit more expensive than vinyl windows, however, the cost difference could be worth it in the long run. If you plan on selling your home in the future, having woodclad windows could increase the worth of the house.
If you’re looking to have new window installation on your home or business property in Los Angeles, Reseda, or Tarzana then contact our window experts today for a free consultation.