When it comes to renovating your home it is natural to consider a change of furniture, a lick of paint and a move around, but have you ever considered putting in window shutters? Here’s how shutters can transform your home.
We all know the importance of natural light and with curtains and blinds you don’t have a lot of choice in how much natural light you emit into a room. Of course dimmer lights help control the ambience of a room, but it doesn’t quite compare to natural light. With the louvres on shutters you can control the filtered light precisely to whatever the occasion or mood.
Shutters dress a window beautifully and the range to choose from is huge so you can be sure that whatever shutter you go for it will correspond with your room’s decor. Not only can you pick a style, you can also pick the interior window shape and the shape and style to suit whatever window you have. For some examples of options available take a look at Purely Shutters.
On a practical note, shutters will keep you warmer. Solid shutters act like interior wooden doors and are therefore great for heat insulation. This is a perfect way to decorate your home whilst reducing the cost of your heating bill at the same time.
It’s tricky to combine natural light with privacy, but with shutters both can be possible. With the louvres on plantation shutters you can shut the bottom half of the shutters for complete privacy, yet keep the top half open for natural light. Solid shutters have the benefit of keeping road noise out, giving added security and ultimate privacy.
Long lasting finish
Shutters are not something you need to upkeep and replace on a regular basis; they will last for a lifetime if you want them to. Like fine furniture, shutters are normally manufactured to a high standard, thoroughly tested with durability guaranteed. Because shutters are custom designed for perfect function, fit and appearance, they are much more likely to last longer than curtains or blinds. What’s more they are unique to you and your home; so go on, express your taste and style with shutters that can add beauty to your home while fulfilling practical needs.