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How to Paint Plantation Shutters

Painting old plantation shutters is a great way to brighten up any room. If you’re plantation shutters are in need of some new life, instead of getting them replaced, try painting them a different color to brighten up your home. Your plantation shutters can truly be a life long investment even if you want to change the color scheme of your room. ... Read More »

How to Install Plantation Shutters

Even though it's a daunting task, installing plantation shutters by yourself is easily doable. Here are our step by step guide to help you out. ... Read More »

Difference between Shade Types

The Plantation Shutter Company has a variety of blinds and shades for you to choose from. Learn more about the different types and textures that we carry. ... Read More »

Bahama Exterior Shutters

Bahama plantation shutters, also known as Bermuda shutters, are popular in the Caribbean because of the sun protection that they offer. Bahama exterior shutters are push-out shutters that just lift away from the window. ... Read More »

Bi-Fold Plantation Shutters

Bi-Fold plantation shutters can be used on windows or doors. They have hinges in the middle that allow them to be folded up and placed on either side of the door or window. ... Read More »

Double Hung Plantation Shutters

Double hung plantation shutters, or tier on tier plantation shutters, give you the freedom of being able to open and close half of the window at a time. This gives you more freedom to create the perfect amount of light in your home. ... Read More »

Styles of Exterior Plantation Shutters

Plantation shutters aren't just for inside of the home. They can add a pop of color and texture to the exterior of your house as well. There are many different types of colors and styles for exterior shutters. The Plantation Shutter Company has plenty to choose from so you can find the perfect style to compliment your home. There are many different styles and designs of exterior shutters. ... Read More »

Arched Plantation Shutters

Arched Plantation Shutters work with your awkward arched windows that let the afternoon sun in. Keep the heat out in the summer and inside for the winter by getting plantation shutters for those windows. Arched plantation shutters can help you save energy and lower your utility bills. ... Read More »

Rolling Hurricane Shutters

When researching types of plantation shutters for your home, you may want to look into the advantages of installing rolling hurricane shutters if your home is along the coast. They offer various advantages from storm protection to energy efficiency. ... Read More »

Types of Plantation Shutters

When you are looking for plantation shutters for your home, there are various types that you have to choose from. Learning about the types of plantation shutters can help you to make the best decision on which would be best for you and your lifestyle. ... Read More »

Repairing Plantation Shutters

Over time, you may notice that your plantation shutters are in need of a few repairs. Luckily, these repairs are often minor and can be fixed easily without the need of a specialist. To help you assess and repair your damaged plantation shutters, here is a list of some common repairs done on plantation shutters and easy instructions on how to fix them ... Read More »

How to Remove Plantation Shutters

There are a few occasions where you may need to remove your plantation shutters. Whether you’re replacing, repairing or cleaning, removing plantations shutters should be done carefully. Here are the steps you will need to follow in order to safely remove your plantation shutters: ... Read More »

How to Measure for Plantation Shutters

When measuring for plantation shutters, there are some simple steps you need to follow to be certain the shutters ordered are the correct size for the window. ... Read More »

How to Clean Plantation Shutters

Everyone loves the way their plantation shutters look when they are first installed, and keeping them looking that way will require some regular cleaning. There are a few different ways to clean plantation shutters based on the type of shutter that you have. ... Read More »

Where should you buy plantation shutters?

In this age of the internet it can be tempting to simply go to your favorite online retailer, shop around a bit and then hit “buy.” Unfortunately that can be a risky way to go about buying plantation shutters. ... Read More »

What Are Plantation Shutters?

What are plantation shutters? It may sound like a simple question but while many people could probably pick the plantation shutters out of a line-up, they might not be able to tell you exactly what makes them different from other kinds of shutters. ... Read More »

History of Plantation Shutters

Many associate traditional plantation shutters with the historical height of the south, reminiscing about old plantations and huge, grandiose mansions. Although plantation shutters did gain their popularity and unique style during this time, shutters in general date back to ancient Greece. ... Read More »

Southern Shutters in Modern Design

Plantation Shutters have strong roots embedded in the history of the American South. ... Read More »

The Best Plantation Shutters

Are you looking for a company who is going to haphazardly slap on some overpriced, low quality window treatments and then leave you hanging when they inevitably fall apart a year later? We didn’t think so. ... Read More »

The Value of Plantation Shutters

Black Shutters add a dramatic element to the sleek modern look of this dining room, while providing maximum privacy and energy efficiency. Electric bills continue to rise, and replacing old windows can be expensive. Plantation Shutters are a great alternative solution for saving money when it comes to those high energy bills. ... Read More »