To buy this affordable Ply Gem double hung wood window from Lowes could be an excellent choice if you're in need of new windows, but you're on a budget and you don't have too much to spend. These Ply Gem wooden double hung windows are really nice and come with a natural wood finish which you can paint or stain in a shade that suits your house. The unit is already primed, but since you need to do the painting and staining by yourself, you do save some money there, since this particular unit only costs around $130. That's a really good price for such a nice window!
The exterior wood of these windows is also treated with water repellent preservatives which will help keep the wood in good condition for a long time to come. Especially coupled with extra painting or staining. Another important factor these days when you're looking for a suitable window to buy is energy efficiency. These Ply Gem windows come with warm edge insulating glass, so it should do pretty good.
If you're on the look out for nice windows, and particularly wooden ones, then Lowes is certainly a good store to check out since they have such a wide selection. Other stores which would also be worth looking into is of course Home Depot, Sears and the manufacturer such as Pella directly.
Ply Gem Windows 32 x 54 Wood Double-Hung Window
"Natural wood interior ready for paint or stain, wood exterior is primed and ready to accept acrylic latex paints. Exterior wood componenets are treated with water-repellent preservative. Energy-Efficient Warm Edge Insulating Glass standard "
Pella 32" x 54" Dual Pane Insulated Glass Double Hung Wood Window
"Low-maintenenance EnduraClad exteriors don't need painting. Both sashes tilt for easy cleaning of exterior glass from inside your home. Cam-action locks provide a superior seal against drafts and leaks. Argon gas is inserted between the two panes of glass for added energy efficiency"
These windows are available for purchase at lowes.com