Plantation Shutters, also known as louvered shutters or colonial shutters, represent a stylish, affordable, secure, low maintenance and flexible alternative to curtains, blinds and other window coverings. Plantation shutters represent extremely good value for money and can often be more affordable than other window coverings, like curtains or blinds.
Here at Shutter Design you will find great value shutters which can reduce the running costs of your home through greater insulation, as well as high quality, stylish and unusual shutter designs which can radically change the look of your rooms and home. Just call 01423 359230 or leave your contact details here and we'll get back to you, when it's convenient for you, with more information.
Plantation shutters have been around nearly as long as windows themselves. They spread from Mediterranean areas to the Americas with the Spanish colonisation of the New World becoming widely used in the cotton and sugar plantation owners' mansions and villas and the term plantation shutters came into being. Modern shutters are also influenced by the style used in New England by the Shaker movement (Solid panel shutters are often referred to as shaker shutters.
Manoeuvrable plantation shutters allow greater control of light, air and heat, keeping your home cool in summer and maintaining heat in winter, whilst also allowing a greater control of privacy when required. In addition colonial shutters offer considerably greater security than either curtains or blinds and are much easier to maintain, simply requiring a wipe down with a duster.
This type of shutters are, also extremely easy to operate compared to curtains or blinds and considerably less time consuming. It's not too difficult to see why window shutters are becoming so popular in both modern and traditional homes.
Plantation Shutters by Shutter Design
Shutter Design offer a fabulous range of beautifully crafted, stunning plantation window shutters and louvered shutters in a wide choice of finishes and colours to match or complement the style of your home.
Shutter Design are highly experienced and skilled colonial shutter specialists, who design, supply and fit unique, bespoke made to measure shutters to fit your own particular windows. The expert design team offer a free consultation and design your plantation window shutters to your precise needs, matching the shutters to your exact practical, aesthetic and stylistic requirements. Shutter Design installs your plantation shutters with the minimum of fuss, disruption or mess and guarantee a perfect job, as our growing list of delighted shutter customers will testify
To discuss your shutter requirements call now on 01423 359230 or contact Chris directly on 07891 578142. Alternatively contact Shutter Design by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a free, no obligation visit and consultation in your own home, where Shutter Design's team will measure and provide free design and quotation of your new plantation shutters.