When it is time to invest in new windows, a home or business owner is presented with a wide array of options. While each option has certain pros and cons, one option that’s often overlooked is aluminum. The truth is, though, there are several reasons to opt for Aluminum Framing Systems in Mount Laurel NJ. Keep reading to learn what these benefits are.
With high-performance aluminum frames for windows, it’s possible to meet or even exceed the energy efficiency standards. With aluminum doors and windows, it’s possible to achieve significant improvements in heat loss and heat gains through windows by up to 60 percent. This rivals the more expensive uPVC and timber options used for window and door frames.
Reduces Carbon Footprint
In the average gas-heated home, the use of aluminum, double glazed windows can deliver CO2E savings that are approximately three times what is required to produce the aluminum frames, all within the first year.
Throughout the life of the building, the energy savings will outweigh the initial energy input by more than 100 times. For a home with electrical cooling and heating for homes in hotter clients, the savings run near 300 times what other materials offer.
Low Maintenance and Durable
Aluminum has corrosion resistant qualities that help to minimize the maintenance required by the frame. It is also resistant to weather under an array of environmental conditions. Unlike other materials, it won’t warp, split, crack, or swell over time. This ensures a long product life.
Aluminum can remain in the finished condition. To add another layer of protection, decorative finishes can be added to the surface. Aluminum frames can be painted or anodized.
Aluminum frames are much less expensive than other types of framing options, offering a strong and economic door and window solution. It also provides superior energy outcomes.
Don’t underestimate the benefits offered by aluminum for door and windows in the home. More information can be found by contacting the team at South Jersey Glass & Door or by taking the time to Visit the website and learn what other material options are available.