Archive for May, 2013

Choosing plantation shutters?

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

plantation shutters Choosing the right design to be appropriate to the room is key when purchasing your plantation shutters. Firstly you need to ask yourself the reason for choosing plantation shutters. Do you like the privacy they provide, the insulation properties or the fact that they provide more control over the light allowed to fill a room?

What size louvers do you require? Flat louvers are typically 2.5 3.5 or 4.5 inches in width. Take into consideration the size of the room, the spacing and the light required and of course personal preference.

Choose from full height, half height and shaped shutters to fit unusual shaped windows.


Plantation shutters- stylish inside and out!

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Wooden plantation shutters, Lancashire, Cheshire, ManchesterSmart from the outside, stylish and distinctive from the inside you only have to drive down a few residential streets to see how popular and tasteful plantation shutters are.

Requiring less maintenance than traditional window coverings such as curtains or blinds, plantation shutters can be simply wiped clean.

Plantation shutters are timeless and classic and will enhance any surroundings further more due to the plain nature of the shutters they will not requiring replacing when you come to redecorate!