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Wooden Shutters for Special Shaped Windows

Wooden window shutters are improving the appearance of homes throughout the UK. Featuring stylish, versatile and durable designs with custom fitted solutions, wooden shutters are guaranteed to complement the décor of your home.

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The Benefits of Window Shutters

Thanks to modern technology and a bespoke design process, there are numerous benefits of window shutters that customers can expect to enjoy. Window 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. To view a brief guide on the different types of window shutters click here.

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Will Plantation Shutters Make My Room Dark?

Plantation shutters, also known as colonial blinds, can be described as either folding window shutters or fixed wooden louvered shutters, providing the ability to filter the light that comes into your room. Continue reading Will Plantation Shutters Make My Room Dark?

The Increasing Demand of Wooden Window Shutters in the Interior Design Industry

Wooden window shutters will always be in fashion when it comes to decorating a home, both inside and out. There is a wide selection of wooden window shutterfinishes to choose from to ensure the design not only matches, but compliments the other rooms in your house.

Traditional Wooden Shutters

Plantation shutters are one of the most popular designs and work well with almost all room designs. If you’re going for a more vintage look with traditional wooden window shutters, you can mix the various trims and colours to create your desired effect. Made from Western Red Cedar, the Vancouver Plantation Shutter’s oiled finish is an obvious choice in this instance, with its natural and durable finish. This specific wood can also be used for exterior wooden window shutters thanks to its damp resistant nature. Traditional round, sun burst style shutters also help achieve an antique feel.

Another important factor to keep in mind when decorating your home is money saving. Wooden window shutters in the UK can shave pounds off your heating bill as they help with insulation by keeping the heat in.

Interior wooden window shutters are an extremely functional option as they attract less dust, are easier to clean and are child friendly. Furthermore, they are often a cheaper option when it comes to window coverings when compared to other curtains and blinds on the market. In addition, wooden shutters offer more privacy to homeowners as well as give you easy control over how much light you let into a room. They can also help keep outside noise to a minimum.

If you’ve just bought a house as an investment with the aim of decorating and then reselling it, wooden window shutters are definitely the smarter option. They provide a clean finish and can help add resale value.

Shutter Design is one of the top experts in Yorkshire when it comes to supplying and fitting wooden window shutters. Visit their website today to view their range of interior and exterior shutters today, they are of extremely high quality and can also be made to fit.