Aluminium Plantation Shutters for External Elegance
This style will lend a classic traditional look to the exterior of any window. If you’re looking for a great way to control shade and privacy in any weather, our outdoor shutters may be just what you’re looking for. Made of high quality materials and treated to stand up to even the toughest conditions, they also reduce cool or heat loss in all seasons, helping to reduce your energy costs. They’re the ultimate way to achieve attractive window dressings without compromising on quality.
The grand design tradition of plantation shutters now for Melbourne homes
As the name suggests, this distinctive style was inspired by the grand houses of southern US cotton plantations. Shutters themselves have a long history stretching back to Tudor England, when glass was expensive and difficult to come by. They can be seen on all kinds of buildings, from very old buildings and heritage homes to contemporary beachside properties and apartments.
Made from aluminium for durable external window furnishings
There is a good reason why these kind of external shutters have remained popular over such a long period of time, here are a few advantages of the plantation style:
Style – Undeniably stylish, the simple, their clean lines means they suit both modern and heritage style homes.
Practicality – These wooden and aluminum shutters are incredibly easy to clean, just a sweep of the cloth every now and then will keep them looking neat and tidy.
Versatility – The plantation style can be used as a shading solution for almost any style or height of window. Double paneling and tier shutters allow for extra mobility and tilting.
Air Flow – This style makes it incredibly easy to encourage and increase airflow throughout your home without letting in heat and light. The tilting action of these blinds means you can adjust for circulation, so your house stays cool.
At Blinds Central, we offer a wide range of different hinging and layout options, so you can get external plantation shutters to suit your property perfectly. Choose from sliding, hinged, bi-folding and fixed options; your selection will depend on the direction the window faces and the way in which you use and enjoy the area. We also have a great range of internal plantation shutters to complete the look of your home.
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Click on the images below to see what’s possible when you buy plantation shutters with us. For more information or to arrange a free measure and quote, please don’t hesitate to call 1300 881 714