Category Archives: Shutter ideas

Bedroom Shutter Ideas

bedroom shutters, wooden shutters, painted white shuttersIt is time to bring the outdoors inside. You can have a rustic feel or maybe even have a clear approach. Shutters inside can really add another dimension to your windows as well as providing window treatment options.

You can hang a weather wooden shutter on the inside of your bedroom window and have them close and open and be functional. You could also have them stationary open. If you leave them open you will feel like you have your own little cottage in the middle of a busy city. Leaving the windows open can also allow you to put stationary curtains for decoration and function.

If you want to go with a clean look, go with painted white shutters. These can be used the same ways as above. With a plain white shutter you may have more options for bringing in color. You could even use the shutters to hold up some more art in the slats. Shutters can also provide a nice place to hang your accessories. The slats are perfect for hanging hangers or jewelry. They act as little shelves that have the stability to hold your most precious pieces.

Shutters add a perfect extra piece to your room with a dramatic effect. You will not need extra art if you have these pieces, they are the art. Your home is your domain and you can do with it as you please. Do yourself a favor and give yourself a retreat from the hustle and bustle of a busy day.

Do Attractive Shutters Leave an Impression on Customers?

  Every smart company knows the importance of making a positive impression when inviting customers into their place of business. It’s nice to have windows in rooms used to visit with clients, as it keeps them from feeling trapped inside with no way out. In turn, those windows present a great opportunity for striking décor… Continue Reading

Use Shutters to Create Elegant, Professional Home-Office Themes

When you’re hired to revamp or create a home-office, your focus is on class and sophistication. Pairing your client’s personal style with modern trends and features is a surefire way to impress him or her. Chances are, if your client needs a home office, it means he or she is extraordinarily busy (or at least… Continue Reading

Raised Panel Shutters

No matter the style of your home, paneling is the perfect addition to any décor. Many homeowners have a difficult time deciding which shutters will work best for them. There are minimal differences and the decision is ultimately yours. No matter the style you choose, these shutters have the appearance and texture of fine furniture… Continue Reading

Advantages of Horizontal Plantation Shutters

Last post, we talked about some of the advantages vertical louvers had over horizontal plantation shutters.   Sometimes it’s not an easy choice when deciding between vertical or horizontal shutters. But with this blog post and last one, you should be able to come up with a solution for your window treatments.   Let’s take… Continue Reading

Vertical Shutters Advantages

When you go to a grocery store, the clerk will ask, “Paper or plastic?” When you go to a restaurant, the waitress will ask, “Soup or salad?”   When people are deciding between the styles of wooden lovers they want, they often ask “Horizontal or vertical?”   There are many advantages to both vertical and… Continue Reading

Enhancing Photography With Old Shutters

  Photography is a broad topic with many subcategories that are incredibly appealing, each in their own unique way. In addition, photography often has a way of taking what would typically be classified as “unattractive” and making it into an image that is incredibly pleasing to the eye.   We have touched on the idea… Continue Reading

Why Shutters? A Buyer’s Guide to the Benefits of Investing in Shutters

  You are finally ready to give your windows the protection and attention they deserve. Whether you have just moved into a new home or you’re just ready to switch it up, you must first decide what type of window coverings you’re looking for. There is a large variety to choose from, so how do… Continue Reading