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Are Plantation Shutters a Smart Investment?

There’s no doubt about it, plantation shutters are a beautiful addition to any home. Not only can they make a great statement, adding a real luxury feel amongst your interior, but having a set of shutters fitted on your windows is a smart investment too. Often people will ask, will plantation shutters add value to my home? Are they a good investment? In short, the answer is yes; here are some essential reasons why shutters are a smart window treatment worth considering.

Window shutters come in lots of styles which is ideal when you’re looking for a covering to suit windows of all shapes and sizes. Such a flexible treatment means they can suit most rooms in the home, plus they work as a barrier against the glass windowpanes, so when you close your shutters, they limit those annoying drafts from creeping in. Acting as a barrier, they also stop your heating from escaping, keeping you warm and toasty, reducing your urge to crank the thermostat up! It’s a win-win, it’s better for the environment, and it’s brilliant for your energy bills too.

At Shutters Manchester, all our shutters are built from the finest quality materials, meaning that when you invest your hard-earned cash you can rest assured knowing your bespoke shutters are really going to be long lasting. We also pride ourselves on our made to measure service, your set of shutters will be tailor made to fit your windows, no cutting required or gaping spaces to fill. Such a seamless fit means that the plantation shutters we fit on properties in and around Manchester look smart and stylish. Elegant shutters will be a valuable asset on your home if you ever decide to put your house on the market.

You can find a shutter style that easily blends with your existing interior décor, reducing the need to chop and change your window treatments to suit any decorative changes or vice versa! Typically, the bathroom the kitchen can be tough rooms to find a suitable window covering for, but not when you have waterproof shutters as an option.

Lastly, plantation shutters are extremely easy to look after, which is a great bonus for those of you who might not have as much time when it comes to home chores. Incorporating cleaning your shutters into your typical cleaning routine takes no time at all. Unlike curtains that typically require being taken to the dry cleaners for a proper deep clean, all a set of wooden shutters need is a regular wipe down with a damp cloth to remove any dust build up and you’re sorted.

When it comes to finding a window treatment that will be a smart investment, a set of plantation shutters will comes with a big advantage of adding value to your home. A set of window shutters are a worthwhile investment due to their long-term durability, easy maintenance, the impact they can make on your home in terms of energy consumption, and even over time your energy bills.

Have these pointers taken your interest, and made you think a set of fabulous shutters could really make a difference in your home. Then give our shutters experts a call on 0800 044 8045 for a quick consultation and some helpful advice!