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Energy-Efficient Glass Options

The weather in the Greenville, NC area is no match for Pella® windows. Pella of Greenville, NC offers energy-efficient selections for your climate. Our InsulShield® glass includes some of our most technologically advanced options for energy efficiency—and they’re all crafted for specific areas of the country.

Advanced Low-E Insulating Glass with Argon

  • Insulates well from hot and cold weather
  • Insulating argon between the windowpanes
  • Two panes of glass with Advanced Low-E protection resist 84 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet rays
  • Three-pane options improve energy efficiency and shield against 86 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet rays
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Encompass by Pella®
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
  • Pella® Impervia® Series
Triple-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
Advanced Insulating Glass with Argon

AdvancedComfort Low-E Insulating Glass with Argon

  • Balanced insulation summer and winter weather
  • Insulating argon between the pieces of glass
  • Two panes of glass with Advanced Low-E protection block 85 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet rays1
  • Three-pane options increase energy efficiency and resist 87 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet rays1
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Pella® Impervia® Series
AdvancedComfort Insulating Glass with Argon

SunDefense Low-E Insulating Glass with Argon

  • Shields against the heat of the sun while allowing visible light and a clear view
  • Two panes of glass with SunDefenseTM Low-E protection shield against 94 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet rays1
  • Three-pane options improve energy efficiency and shield against 95 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet rays1
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Encompass by Pella®
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
  • Pella® Impervia® Series
Triple-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
SunDefense Glass

HurricaneShield® Impact-Resistant Glass

  • Best for locations with hurricane-force winds
  • Exceptionally strong structural polymer interlayer holds glass together if shattered
  • Strong defense from flying debris and ultraviolet protection2
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Pella® 350 Series
HurricaneShield Glass

Obscure Insulating Glass

  • Great for private spaces like bathrooms or bedrooms
  • Low-E insulating glass with a textured surface
  • Brings natural light in but obscures view
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Encompass by Pella®
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
  • Pella® Impervia® Series
Triple-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
Obscure Insulating Glass

Tinted Insulating Glass

  • Helps block the sun’s rays and decreases glare
  • Helps keep areas with direct sunlight comfortable3
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Encompass by Pella®
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
  • Pella® Impervia® Series
Triple-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
Tinted glass

Laminated Insulating Glass

  • Good for increasing safety and noise control
  • Polymer interlayer keeps glass together if shattered
  • Reduces outside noise and increases protection from trespassers
Double-Pane Glass Available Product Lines
  • Pella® 350 Series
Laminated Glass

Tempered Insulating Glass

  • Much like strong safety glass used in the automotive industry
  • A good choice in areas where injuries from shattered glass are an issue
  • If broken, it shatters into small fragments instead of sharp shards
Available Product Lines
  • Architect Series®
  • Encompass by Pella®
  • Pella® 250 Series
  • Pella® 350 Series
  • Pella® Impervia® Series
Tempered glass

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1Optional high-altitude Low-E insulating glass does not contain argon in most products. Please see your local Pella® sales representative for more information.
2Available in pine products only.
3Provides less fade and temperature protection than our InsulShield® glass types.