If you want to install new windows, many factors play a role in determining which windows are the right ones. There are many types of windows. So-called wooden windows, Passive House windows, aluminum windows and PVC windows, plastic windows which are colloquially called. Wood is the oldest material in the window, which is still used by many window companies. Wood is a natural material which will not only be produced. The advantages of wooden windows is that this stable, durable, environmentally friendly and have a wide range of color, shape and size. Of course there are drawbacks.
In comparison to other window materials is subject to fluctuations in wood quality. This wooden windows have a long life, the framework should periodically be painted and glazed in larger intervals in order to protect them from wind and weather. Another type of windows are so-called plastic window. Currently used for the production of polyvinyl chloride, PVC shortly. PVC is a plastic, which is under warp and can handle heat. Thus it can be shaped easily, different types of profiles are possible.
The advantages of plastic windows are that these stable, durable, high quality and is virtually maintenance free. They are also very environmentally conscious, since they are recyclable. Furthermore, there is a wide color, shape and size spectrum. A high level of quality are the windows to clean and last a lifetime. The modern plastic windows are impervious to the weather, exhaust, lighting and cleaning. It can of course also be some disadvantages. For larger temperature fluctuations, it can happen that one must adjust the window, they open themselves may not be clean or close.