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Adding Value to Your Home with Shutters

Plantation shutters all around are a fantastic investment for any home or household. Not only do they look amazing but they also provide so many benefits that you might not have even known about! One of those being the added value that they can bring to your house, if you decide to eventually sell. This is great for any homeowner who is looking to stay smart and add value to their homes so that when/if you do sell, the fabulous shutters you had installed will have benefited the overall price tag of your house.

Windows in your home make up a lot of wall space, so it’s only right that they are properly dressed with a window treatment that is going to make them pop. Installing shutters that are measured to fit your windows look sleek and have a genuine luxury look about them. I’m sure you’ll agree they look better than an old set of dis-coloured blinds or a dusty curtain! With a selection of colours and materials to choose from you can really personalise your home to suit the colour palette you may already be using. Perhaps you’re looking for a vibrant statement colour to complement your current furniture, or maybe you’re keen on a neutral shade so there’s scope for flexibility in the future. Whatever the style, a set of interior shutters will enhance the overall appeal of your home.

Every angle you see shutters from, inside and out, they boost the all-important kerb appeal. They make your home look welcoming and stylish whilst keeping the privacy control in your hands. Shutters will make your home stand out amongst the rest with a far more unique appearance – the outside of your home can be a big selling point so it’s important to make sure that it’s looking it’s best too.

Permitting you buy your shutters from a good quality store (like us), your shutters will stand the test of time. Our customers are as proud of their beautiful installed shutters as we are, being made from premium quality materials, they are durable, long lasting, and super easy to maintain over time. AND with waterproof polyvinyl options to choose from, they can even cope with humid environments without warping or being damaged – you won’t find yourself needing to replace them regularly or fork out a massive repair bill.

Laying against the window, shutters act as a layer of insulation against the glass pane. When closed they can stop airy drafts from drifting inside, which is a huge bonus in the winter keeping your rooms warm and cosy – perfect on a wintery evening. It’s common (especially in older houses) where windows are thinner, that the heating gets cranked up to compensate for the escaped heat. A set of interior shutters keeps the warm air where it belongs, so that you don’t have to rely on turning your thermostat quite so often. Though it might not seem like much, you’ll certainly notice a difference in energy usage once your home has shutters installed – they’re fantastic for ventilation and for heat absorption.

Our shutters are the perfect way to add value to your home, whilst saving you some money over the years to come. With their durability they are a long lasting choice that look fantastic even with age. If you’re interested in our shutters and want to find out more, don’t hesitate to give us a call on 0161 452 0718, for a no fee, no obligation home visit.