5 Awesome Benefits of Plantation Shutters
When it comes to window coverings, there are choices aplenty from traditional curtains/drapes to the most modern blinds and venetians. However, if you want window furnishings that are stylish, durable, effective and easy on maintenance, nothing beats plantation shutters.
Plantation shutters are made of PVC Resin or timber louvers that are mounted on a solid frame with a tilted rod. The frame is fixed either at the back or the middle of the shutter for better control.
There are several reasons why plantation shutters are considered one of the best window furnishings available. With their beautiful look and high efficiency, these shutters are always in style.
Plantation shutters can instantly spruce up any space. Whether you love a vintage look or modern decor, these shutters adapt themselves to any style.
The louvers have a timeless appeal about them to make any space look elegant and sophisticated. They can be easily installed in any room including your bedroom, living room or even the bathroom. Plantation shutters can also act as dividers or used to enhance your entryway.
With plantation shutters making your home look so chic and appealing, the value of your property is sure to increase. Moreover, these are sturdy, long-term investments which further increase the value of your home.
Wide Range of Designs
One of the best things about plantation shutters is that these can be customized easily to suit any decor or fit any open space. Irrespective of your existing decor, the beauty of plantation shutters can enhance the look of any space.
The size of the windows is not a problem too as we will customize the shutters for the perfect fit.
Moreover, plantation shutters are available in a wide variety of styles. You can use these shutters for full length windows, as covering for half the window, as single pane solid panels or bi-fold panels that allow you to open them as wide as you wish to.
Plantation shutters can also be designed as such that you can lift them easily when required.
Extensive choice of materials
Plantation shutters are either made from genuine wood or PVC Resin. Shutters made of PVC are especially popular because of their easy maintenance, light weight and low cost.
Depending on your style and existing decor, the shutters can be come in a number of colours and the timber can be stained to create a more authentic and luxurious finish.
Easy to use
Manoeuvring plantation shutters is extremely easy and even your kids can do it. This is because of the central frame with the tilted rod that can be tilted upward or downward to open or close the louvers.
Easy to maintain
Plantation shutters are extremely easy to clean and maintain. Unlike curtains/drapes that need to be washed and/or dry cleaned, plantation shutters do not require extensive maintenance. Simply wipe the louvers using a damp cloth to clean your shutters.