Wood replacement windows offer classic beauty and style, and they provide natural insulation. Although they look great when new, wood windows require protection from the elements, and they are one of the most expensive options. Wood replacement windows are popular, but if inadequately protected they will eventually rot, split, or warp, and they are subject to sticking during bouts of humidity.
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Genuine wood has a look and a feel to it that nothing else can quite match. Many other window frames attempt to copy the look of wood, with poor to moderate success. Genuine wood frames help in insulating a home far better than almost any other kind of window. Wood-framed windows also block outdoor sounds much more so than most other frames.
Wood frames have the advantage of not rusting, but they do have the problem of potential rotting if not protected. Wood is also vulnerable to insects, especially termites. Wood windows should be considered by all homeowners when searching for window replacement. Certain homes would benefit greatly from the look of wood windows!