Why Are Plantation Shutters So Popular?


Plantation shutters have been around for hundreds of years, and they’re as popular as ever. In fact, back in 2015, plantation shutters were classed as Britain’s number one window dressing of choice and sales have been continuing to rise with no intention of slowing down.

Here are a few reasons why plantation shutters are increasing in popularity:

Their benefits are endless

The benefits of plantation shutters are endless. They allow you to control the amount of privacy, particularly handy for road facing rooms. They allow you to control the amount of light entering your home by simply positioning the slats. Alongside that, they also provide an extra layer of security and act as a great insulator helping you reduce your energy bill.

They add value to your property

Plantation shutters also add kerb appeal to your home and value to your property. Plantation shutters are long-lasting and help your home stand out from the others and match any interior decor, so future home occupants won’t need to change the window coverings to match their interior design choices.

They’re easy to maintain

Another thing that makes plantation shutters so popular is that they’re easy to maintain. When it comes to cleaning, all you will need to do is wipe down the shutter panels and louvres with a soft clean cloth or feather duster.

They are universal

Plantation shutters are universal and can be used in any living space in your home, whether it is your bedroom living room, kitchen or bathroom, there is a perfect shutter style to suit. All plantation shutters from Totally Shutters are made to measure so there is no need to worry if you have an odd-shaped or crooked window. Our surveyors will be able to fit our shutters to them.

For more information on plantation shutters, or to book your free, no obligation in-house survey, contact Totally Shutters today on 0203 960 6963. All plantation shutters come with a 5-year guarantee.

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