Jeld-Wen Wood and Vinyl Windows

Credit: Jeld-Wen, Inc.

What makes this product green?

  • Reduces heating and cooling loads
  • Certified wood

Description

Jeld-Wen offers wood and vinylCommon term for polyvinyl chloride (PVC). In chemistry, vinyl refers to a carbon-and-hydrogen group (H2C=CH–) that attaches to another functional group, such as chlorine (vinyl chloride) or acetate (vinyl acetate). windows that meet GreenSpec standards for thermal performance. Jeld-Wen wood windows achieve U-factors ranging from 0.19–0.50 and are available in pine, knotty alder, douglas fir, mahogany, oak, walnut, cherry, and custom options. The pine is available FSCNonprofit organization that promotes forestry practices that are sustainable from environmental and social standpoints; FSC certification on a wood product is an indicator that the wood came from a well-managed forest.-certified. Vinyl windows achieve U-factors ranging 0.17–0.48. Jeld-Wen glazings achieve Solar Heat GainIncrease in the amount of heat in a space, including heat transferred from outside (in the form of solar radiation) and heat generated within by people, lights, mechanical systems, and other sources. See heat loss. Coefficients (SHGCSolar heat gain coefficient. The fraction of solar gain admitted through a window, expressed as a number between 0 and 1.) ranging from 0.14–0.69, and Visual Transmittance (VT) ratings as high as 0.73. Warranties range from 10 years to lifetime, depending on the type of window.

Additional Info

Certifications

  • Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)

Manufacturer Information

Jeld-Wen, Inc.
401 Harbor Isles Blvd.
P.O. Box 1329
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Phone: 541-882-3451
Fax: 800-234-1743
Toll-free: 800-535-3936
www.jeld-wen.com

Listed in: Plastic Windows, Wood Windows