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Over the last 20 plus years, plantation shutters have become a staple window dressing in the UK. Both aesthetically stylish and incredibly functional, shutters are a brilliant addition to your home especially as their insulation properties are well documented. Whilst our Seattle (MDF/Engineered wood) shutters have been a popular choice for many years, we also […]

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Are shutters still popular in houses? Plantation style Window Shutters have been a versatile and functional window dressing for hundreds of years. The modern reinvention of the product is a stylish and practical solution for any New Build property. The benefits of shutters in New Builds With the increased need to keep your home cool […]

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Interior shutter blinds have become a very popular window dressing in the UK and sometimes we get asked “Can I fit shutters myself?”. The quick answer is that whilst there are self-fit products out there, we would advise extreme caution with these! A few things to think about: The choice is both vast and varied […]

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Yes, you should definitely replace your windows before installing shutters if you are considering changing them. Shutters are meant to be fitted once and are measured to the specific window. Invariably new windows will have different dimensions to the old ones, however similar in design, which will mean the shutters will not align correctly or […]

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If you are looking to fit a blackout blind behind shutters that are already in place, there will need to be sufficient space behind the shutters to retro fit the blind. As a guide, you will need a minimum of approximately 60mm to facilitate this. If you are looking to retro fit a blind behind […]

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The simple answer to this question is that shutters suit all ages and styles of properties! Shutters are an ideal window dressing in any style of property and we have personally installed in a huge range of buildings from Georgian to new builds. The Victorians used solid shutters to secure their properties when they travelled […]

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We always offer our clients the opportunity to send us their window dimensions to enable us to provide a price estimate for consideration. We’d stress that there is no pressure to do this but many clients find it a useful exercise if they are not aware of the ballpark cost of interior plantation shutters. One of the […]

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How you decide to dress your windows is undoubtedly a big decision because it has a lasting impact on a room and is a long-term investment in your home. In this article we address the benefits of each of the three most common window dressing options – shutters, curtains and blinds – which will hopefully […]

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A common question that we are asked is can you install shutters with secondary glazing in place? The quick answer is sometimes! It all depends on the positioning of the secondary glazing. What is secondary glazing? Double glazing is installed in most modern homes. But for period properties and older buildings, secondary glazing can be the […]

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We offer shutters in 5 different louvre widths: 47mm, 63mm, 76mm, 89mm and 114mm. There are a variety of things to consider when deciding which size to go for, such as the height and style of your window, along with the levels of light and privacy that you want to achieve. We will talk you […]

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