Plantation Shutters are the #1 Choice where the views are important. 31/2" louvres allow 56% more clear area. Shutters are sturdy and durable while still providing ultimate style. A light dusting is often all that is required to keep them looking their best. Plantation Shutters work well in open concept spaces with high ceilings. A perfect choice for enjoying lakeside scenery, mountain views and evening sunsets! Energy efficient and beautiful.
Using the same simple and chic design style as Plantation shutters, California Shutters differ only in louver size. They feature slimmer 2 ½” louvers and have become very popular in Canadian households for windows as well as interior doors and room dividers. California shutters create a classically elegant look in any room. They are easily customizable to suit any window and its particular function. Adding divider rails allows the homeowner separate control of the top and bottom louvers, an excellent feature for privacy during the evening when you can close the bottom louvers, an excellent feature for privacy during the evening when you can close the bottom louvers and still enjoy the view outside from the top. Customizing the placement of the push rod allows for a more traditional look or a sleek contemporary feel as well as making light and privacy levels easy to adjust. California Shutters will help to keep your furniture from fading and your energy bills low. During the summer months your shutters can be adjusted to keep the sun from discolouring your furniture and competing with your air conditioning.
Traditional shutters are a perfect way to capture that ‘old world’ charm or classic cottage ambiance. The smaller 1 ½” slats are versatile and allow for multi-panels, bi-folds, or tri-folds. Traditional shutters, whether full height, double hung, café style, or with bevelled panels provide endless possibilities for the homeowner to create a unique living space. Easy to clean and offering unlimited light control options, traditional shutters are still a number one choice for window coverings. 1 ½” slatted doors are also a popular choice for period furniture pieces and traditional closet doors.