Plantation Shutters – An In-Home Window Treatment

Plantation shutters are generally made out of wood and attached to the wall with screws. They are available in many different styles and designs to suit your interior decoration needs. They are generally used to secure curtains and drapes and to give an aesthetic appeal to the room they are placed in. However, as these shutters can also be used to shield windows and doors, these are very versatile window coverings that can be used for a variety of purposes.Get additional information at plantation shutters monmout.

A plantation shutter is basically a strong and steady window covering usually made up of a wooden frame having several horizontal and vertical poles and louvers. The louvers are placed inside a frame made up of strips of wood, metal, vinyl or even fabric. Sturdiness of these shutters depends on the type of materials they are made from and the way they are attached to the poles and louvers. Generally, there are three types of wood shutters that you can choose from, they are; pressure treated pine, solid cedar and treated pine.

Since these shutters can be used as a decorative window treatment, you can also use them for a variety of other purposes such as for conservatories, patios, covered verandas and other areas of your home. The benefits of using plantation shutters for all these purposes make them an excellent choice for use as window treatments. However, before you purchase them, it is important for you to check out the types of wood available for them. There are many types of wood such as; mahogany, white cedar, oak, maple and teak which can help you decide the best type of shutters suitable for your in-home use.

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