The shutters have been present since ages in the world, before, it was used as a means for protection from intruders and attacks by animals, today it is a reflection of style and glamour. The shutters are an important element that can give a very classy appeal to a home. A well designed and nicely placed shutter can increase the overall appearance of the house.
A lot of its appeal depends on the space that one is having. A properly sized and located shutter with good material will be a good investment and provide longevity to the house.
Why use shutter?
A shutter is a very practical home furnishing idea that can serve as an affordable option and also make the house look beautiful. The designing of the shutters is such, that it ensures maximum sunlightinclusion. Even the privacy issue is well taken care off, as the leaves ensure minimum visibility to passerby and are soundproof. The shutters are a low on maintenance and are considered as the first choice among people suffering from dust allergy as they are easy to clean. The insulation property of the shutter reduces the harmful effects of the sun entering the premises. The shutters also act as a camouflage to hide an improper angled window or door.
Different styles of shutter to fit your space
The Tier on tier style of shutter is an ideal design to ensure privacy, especially meant for bedrooms and washrooms, the shutter is a combination of top and bottom panels that run separately ensuring complete privacy. These types of shutter work best in a room with urban setting, ensuring better security and light control.
The full height shutters ensure complete coverage of the entire window. The setting ensures dramatic appeal with elegance and simplicity. The full height shutters are an ideal for tall windows, French doors and patio doors. They are installed with divider rails that support the panels and easy maneuvering of the top and below louvres. This arrangement supports, light control and ensures peacefulness.
The café style shutters are an affordable option, to ensure the glamour in kitchen and living area. The designing is only done on the lower part to fulfill privacy concerns; the upper part is left open for the broad daylight to sweep in. The style ensures a continental approach that gels nicely with curtains and blinds. The shutters are a cheaper option so more people opt for it, but provide less insulation than full shutters.
The solid style panels are a relief for people suffering from insomnia. The shutters are made completely solid covering the whole window, ensuring that no sunlight sweeps in to disturb your beauty sleep. The shutters serves great for insulation purpose, but is not flexible as they can be either fully open or fully closed,making them less versatile towards light and sound. The solid style shutters are generally used for bedrooms or for places where the climate is extremely cold as these shutters ensure supreme insulation.
The tracked shutters run on tracks and nullify the requirement of frames. They ensure a clear view through a patio opening and are easy to handle. These shutters are best fit for doors or larger windows.
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