Windows are an integral part of your home decor, whether it is an apartment or a plot house. Though there are a plethora of options in terms of material used to create windows, in this article, we are sharing with you the advantages of selecting uPVC windows over the traditional wooden ones.
They are easier to install.
Earlier, you had to go looking for a carpenter who would sit in your home and get the work done. You needed to supervise and provide them with wood, screws, hinges, polish, nails and all the other materials required to complete the windows. Even then, the windows never came out perfect. Today, you can opt for uPVC windows which are customised to your window sizes in factories, and then installed to give your home the best-looking windows.
They cost less.
If you were to take the overall cost of timber window construction which would include your trips to the market, cost of materials and the labour costs, and compare, with the cost of getting a uPVC windows, then the latter cost is significantly lower. You are also saving costs incurred for regular paint and polishing jobs required by timber windows every 3-4 years. This is a huge recurring expense, and by opting for uPVC for your windows, you are saving not only in costs but also your time and energy.
They provide better insulation.
Even when you hire the most proficient carpenters, wooden windows will always have a gap – which is not the case with windows made from uPVC. Though traditional windows are somewhat capable of insulating your house from the outside temperature, it is nowhere close to the insulation provided by uPVC windows in India. Insulation keeps your room cosy or cool depending on the weather, reducing energy, making them more cost-efficient.
They are durable.
Wooden windows are adversely affected by sun, rain and winds. It leads to fading of the colour and warping of the wood, which requires regular care. Additionally, they are prone to rot if there is a termite attack. uPVC windows, on the other hand, face no such issues. All you need to do is clean them with a cloth, and they will last you a long time. If the windows are stained, then you can use a mild detergent with a damp cloth and wipe off the stain without worrying about warping.
They are contemporary & stylish.
Wooden windows can overpower the other decor elements of a room. The wood windows are designed to make your room’s interiors look modern and trendy. Add to that the varieties of colours and styles available from sliding to the casement – whatever the décor of your home is like, you will find one that matches and complements it.
With so many benefits, these windows are the natural choice to make. By choosing these, you will not only have so many additional benefits but will also save money on installation and maintenance. However, it is important that you have a professional uPVC window supplier install them.