The reason that customers often give for wanting plantation shutters is more daylight! Plantation shutters are a great solution for letting more light into a lounge, kitchen or home office, brightening up the area. But as well as improving the aesthetics of a room, letting more natural light into an indoor environment has several other benefits, such as...
Is your home office or study a little drab? If you’re staring at a brown filing cabinet and grubby blinds all day your motivation is likely to look a little drab too - research shows that an appealing office environment can have a positive impact on productivity.
Our customer had just had their beautiful original period sash windows renovated in their Victorian home, so they wanted to add some privacy whilst maintaining the stylish look of the bay window. It was important that the shutters complimented the styling of the original window.
Starting off with a bare room gave this customer a blank canvas to work from to dress their 3 separate windows that form the bay window and seating area. They had the opportunity to use the shutters as the starting point for their interior design look and feel.
The study in a modern Lichfield home (pictured) was pretty uninviting. Original dark wood window frames and heavy patterned curtains created a drab environment – one that could only be transformed by the right window shutters.
There are many benefits of having plantation shutters installed on the windows of your property. These will be discussed in a bit more detail in this post.
If you are thinking of having plantation shutters installed, it is always a good idea to do a bit of research before taking the plunge. This will make sure that window shutters are right for your home!
As a window shutter fitting business, we’re naturally interested in home improvement tips. Today, we’ll be sharing what we’ve picked up during many discussions with clients across Staffordshire who have tasked themselves with improving their home (often beginning with fitting new window shutters!).