If your home has become dated and the window treatments need refreshing then why not purchase shutter blinds. Shutter window treatments can add style to your windows plus they are extremely functional. They can block the majority of light from entering the room and give you privacy when you want it.
Shutters can be purchased for all types of windows regardless of the shape and size. They are available in many different finishes however wood appears to be the most popular. Other finishes include polyvinyl, resin, and faux window blinds which can be made to look like real wood.
Shutters are available in a wide choice of colors therefore they can be matched easily with your existing décor. There are smooth looking types of blind as well as more rustic looking styles. The louvers are available in various widths. They vary from 1 and a half inches to 4 inches depending on your preferences.
These types of window treatment are much safer than alternatives. There are no hanging cords or plastic rods to open and close the blinds. They are operated by using the center bar which is located on the front of the shutter, which opens and closes the louvers.
As we have already mentioned, these blinds are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. There are particular shutters which can be used on French doors and sliding patio doors, making them the ideal style of French door blinds.
Shutter blinds are a bit more expensive than regular blinds however they are much more efficient and will last much longer. They are easy to clean and do not require any type of specialist cleaning. They also create a much more stylish and classy look within the home.
Shutter blinds offer complete privacy and light control in one easy operation, and above all else they look contemporary and can completely change the atmosphere within the home.