Over the past 30 years windows have changed significantly. While windows remained the same for many, many years with a single pane design and wooden frame structure, today’s windows are much better. Windows manufactured today have better energy efficiency, noise reduction, and are much lower maintenance. But sometimes the windows in your home can actually […]
Pella’s most energy-efficient product is a natural choice for builders, architects general contractors and anyone seeking a durable energy-efficient vinyl option for new construction, remodeling or replacement applications. Featuring details that add to its premium look and feel, along with energy-saving innovations, Pella 350 Series windows and patio doors are a versatile vinyl option. Here’s […]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a “Lead Rule” for remodelers of older homes — those built before 1978 — in the hopes of reducing lead paint exposure, especially among children. Renovation activities like sanding, cutting and demolition can create potentially hazardous lead dust and chips by disturbing lead-based paint.
Keeping windows painted and in working order are basic maintenance requirements for many homeowners, especially those who own older homes. The look and condition of a window offer clues as to whether it’s time to replace. With today’s highly energy-efficient windows and modern designs, there are plenty of cost-saving, aesthetic and functional advantages to replacing […]
Innovative EnduraGuard® wood treatment protects Pella® wood products. To provide stronger protection against moisture, stains and decay caused by mold and mildew, as well as termite damage, Pella provides its EnduraGuard wood treatment to help protect its wood windows and patio doors.
Tips for selecting the right windows for your home”Windows are one of the few items simultaneously seen both inside and outside your home. In addition to being a functional item to add light and ventilation, windows today are often viewed as a critical styling element and as a fashion item to accent your home. Investing […]
A promise reflected in every window 1925. The Promise Is Born.In 1925, Pete and Lucille Kuyper from the small Dutch community of Pella, Iowa, invested in a newfangled invention — a window screen that rolled up and down like a shade. The couple went on to found a company based on the principles of traditional […]
Which window fits your life and style?Your new windows should not only match the architectural style of your home, but also your lifestyle. Casement windows: A great choice for those who desire easy operation with no reaching – they open and close outward with the quick turn of a handle, and Pella’s Unison Lock system secures […]