Choosing vinyl shutters is wise if long lasting easy care is your goal. Many types of shutter materials are available including thermofoam, plastic, traditional wood and vinyl. It’s now possible to get the traditional look of wood in a long wearing vinyl material Vinyl also comes in permanent colors so painting is eliminated.
There is also a wide selection of shutter types. Plantation shutters is by far one of the most popular available today. Plantation shutters offer both good looks and easy care to today’s homeowner. Exterior decorative shutters can enhance the beauty of your home very inexpensively. A quality vinyl shutter can be placed on either side of each window for a dramatic, custom look.
When we talk about window shutters, it can often be confusing because they are also popular for interior use. This is especially true of plantation shutters. To help with the confusion simply remember that exterior shutters are either decorative or designed with security in mind. If you live in an area with hurricanes or heavy winds, an operable set of shutters can mean the difference between riding out the storm or severe damage to your home.
Tropical storms are especially hard on glass and need protection to keep water and wind out of your home. In this case, we recommend installing good hurricane shutters to protect both the inside and outside of your home.
A storm can do serious damage to your home’s interior structure if the windows blow out. Great interior decorating window treatments are plantation shutters. All in all, the best way to protect your home is having a quality set of operational shutters installed on your home.