3 Things to Consider When Planning Your Custom Shutters

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Everyone enjoys the natural lighting that comes from open windows in a room, but it can also be beneficial to have a way to cover the windows for more control over the natural lighting and heating from the sunlight. You might consider shutters for this. Custom shutters have many benefits, including being properly sized for your window, blocking out the light, and adding aesthetic appeal.

3 Things to Consider When Planning Your Custom Shutters

Here are three things you should consider when planning for your custom shutters.

  • The size of your window: Determining the exact size of your window is an essential step in planning your custom shutters. You’ll want it to be just the right size. We can help measure your window with accuracy to ensure your shutters are perfect for the size and shape of your window.
  • The shutter material: It’s also important to consider the material you would like for your custom shutters. There are many options, including different types of wood, vinyl, and more. Each shutter material has its own advantages and disadvantages with a range of durability, moisture resistance, stylistic variations, etc.
  • The shutter type: You’ll also want to consider what type you want for your custom shutters. There are many options available, with the most popular being louvered, shaker, and board and batten shutters. These are all different types of shutters that offer different appearances and functionalities. You might have the easiest time choosing your shutter type when you determine the purpose for your shutters.

Custom shutters are a great way to bring better lighting control and aesthetic appeal to your home, whether you choose interior or exterior shutters. You can give us a call if you would like to learn more.