Excellent light and privacy control whilst adding a distinctive style to any home!
Plantation shutters are an easy way to block out your family homes exposure to UV rays They are fitted to the inside of your windows offering excellent light and privacy control whilst adding a distinctive style to any home. Moveable louvers mean you can control exactly how much heat and light are entering your home without compromising on good looks.
Generally plantation shutters are manufactured from a variety of materials, such as wood, poly (Synthetics), plastic vinyl and MDF. These are just a few that we have listed here, however there are many others.
Plastic hollow vinyl are usually manufactured from an extruded hollow vinyl, since the components join together and make a light weight shutter. Wood shutters are usually manufactured from a variety of woods which can include cedar, basswood, poplar, alder and also a variety of other exotic wood products. However the ones that you will mostly see sold in the market place are poplar and basswood and that is mainly due to their ease of availability and price point.
Both wood and synthetic shutters are very good quality and if looked after very well will last you a very long time. Both types of Great Quality shutters will suit most windows in the home and when it comes to choosing between them it is really a personal choice.