window shutters

There are two types of window shutters: internal and external. This article discusses the differences between the two types.

Exterior Shutters

External window shutters are installed on the exterior of a home and come in two types:

Read more

Discussing the Differences Between Low and High Quality Window Shutters

At first glance, low quality window shutters may look like high quality shutters, but they rarely perform the same. Fortunately, you can tell the difference between the two by taking a closer look at construction, design, and thickness.

Read more

Types of Window Shutters

April 21, 2011

Looking at the Different Types of Window Shutters

Window shutters are either operable or fixed. These optional window treatments give homes a touch of class by adding an attractive accessory to the inside or outside of the home. Window shutters are made of materials such as wood, vinyl, and aluminum. Operable shutters protect against bad weather conditions, flying debris, and intruders. Light control and added security are also benefits.

Read more

Discussing the Differences Between Low and High Quality Wood Window Shutters

High-end manufacturers have two things in common: reputation and warranty. You can trust that a high-end manufacturer is skilled at constructing high quality products. Unfortunately, not everyone can afford to shop at Andersen or Pella. So before buying wood window shutters from a low-budget manufacturer, there are several things to consider including design, thickness, and construction.

Read more

Discussing the Differences Between Low and High Quality Fiberglass Window Shutters

Reputation and a solid warranty are two things high-end manufacturers have in common. They’re skilled at designing high quality products so they stand behind them with long-term warranties. If you can’t afford high-end manufacturers like Pella or Marvin, you’re not alone! The bad news is, when you choose low quality products, they can end up costing more in repair and replacement costs. So before buying from a lesser-known source, consider construction, design, and thickness.

Read more

Examining Window Shutters: Advantages and Disadvantages

Window shutters are a type of window treatment that adds charm to window settings. They can be installed on the inside for easy access or on the outside for protection from storms.

Read more