Home Improvements to Increase Your Resale Value
Boosting the resell value of your home is essential when you are hoping to get the most you can out of your home. The right upgrades to your home will improve the visibility of the home, and can boost the overall value of your home. Use these tips to make some changes to your home.  READ MORE

How To Choose Shutter Colors That Accentuates Your Home’s Personality
Are you looking for the best way to change the look of your home? Selecting new window shutter colors is a great way to make your home stand out and give it a major facelift. However, figuring out what the best colors to use can be overwhelming. Here is a guide to help you learn how to pick window shutter colors that properly compliment your home. READ MORE


Different Shutters and Styles for Different Rooms in the House
It’s time to ditch your drab blinds and heavy curtains and become a loyal fan of custom shutters! Unlike big curtains and drapes that create a gloomy and weighty sensation around the house, these light weighted shutters will evoke a touch of open feeling and endow your rooms with life. When it comes to decorating your home, customized shutters are guaranteed to enhance your home’s beauty by accenting each room’s specific style.  READ MORE

What to Look For When Choosing Your Shutters
First things first, how large are your windows? Size is the most important thing to consider when choosing the right shutters for your rooms. If the shutters are too big, it will feel like your windows are drowning. Shutters that are too small will feel awkward and tasteless.  READ MORE

Shutters vs Curtains
Whether you’re looking to upgrade your home with new window coverings or considering replacing old ones, the process of choosing the right products can be an overwhelming task. With various options for shutters vs. curtains, French Brothers Custom Shutters is here to help you decide the proper installation. After weighing the benefits of each, we recommend shutters over curtains as a better long-term investment for your home renovation.  READ MORE

How to Beat the Heat with Shutters
Many homeowners are unaware of the amount of solar heat that enters through their windows. Yet with the annual cooling cost adding up to a stunning number of $11 billion, it is difficult for even the most ignored homeowners to miss the reality. A leaky window creates a leaky wallet, and homeowners are fighting back to keep their cooling bills down without compromising the comfort of their home. While sealing your windows by using weatherstrips and other tools will reduce energy loss, installing your home with shutters is in itself, a smart energy-saving and cost-effective investment.  READ MORE

Treat Your Window with Shutters to create “Open” Feeling
Decorating a home can be difficult. Everything from the floor to the ceiling and to the walls are expected to harmonize and capture the “exact feel” you want. The type of materials, colors, along with many factors are carefully considered so that there will be no clashing in patterns, and the entire home will be designed “just perfectly.” Unfortunately, the task of home decoration gets no easier when it comes to window treatment. READ MORE

Fun Facts About Shutters
Did you know that the history of shutters dates all the way back to the ancient Greek civilization? They made the use of shutters for shields which protected them from the sun. They also protected their homes from intruders, rodents, bugs and other animals.  READ MORE

Must Haves For Your Next Remodel
Remodeling your home is a task not to be taken lightly. It involves serious changes to your living environment, which costs a tremendous amount of time, money and effort. Remodeling is an excellent way to give your home a face-lift and add extra value in the market.  READ MORE

Vinyl Shutters vs Wood Shutters
Interior window shutters have always been very popular, but with new styles and materials that bring new benefits they are even more popular today. Indoor window shutters, commonly plantation shutters, boast numerous benefits besides simply adding to the beauty of your home.  READ MORE

DIY Refurbish Your Old Shutters
If you’re thinking about replacing your shutters but you’re not quite sure what to do with your old ones, consider refurbishing them rather than tossing them out. While they may not be suitable for your windows anymore, there are a number of decorative and functional uses for old shutters. Check out some of these creative uses for old shutters and get inspired  READ MORE

Caring For Your Shutters
Shutter care depends largely upon the style of shutters you have in your home and the materials that they are made from. Wooden plantation shutters, for example, will require different day-to-day maintenance than polysynthetic shutters. READ MORE

Benefits of Exterior Shutters
Exterior window shutters typically come in two types and are installed on the outside of the home. They can be made from aluminum, fiberglass, plastic, steel, vinyl or wood depending on which window shutter type fits your needs.  READ MORE

Exterior Shutters vs Interior Shutters
Over the years many people have switched from blinds and curtains to the more popular alternative, window shutters. There are numerous benefits that come with window shutters as they are efficient, effective and attractive whether placed inside or outside of your home. READ MORE

How Shutters are Made

When it comes to making custom window shutters and installation, we get many questions regarding the framework, panels and most commonly, ‘What are louvers?” READ MORE

Stance on Shutters: Blinds vs Shutters
Many people don’t know the difference between blinds and shutters, and the difference is simply a matter of preference. Interior window coverings can both enhance the beauty and functionality of your living space, making them a great home improvement choice. READ MORE

Living in Luxury: Custom Closet Style Basics
Living in luxury is no easy feat to accomplish. Decorating your home with small touches of elegance can give the feel of luxury without the price.  READ MORE

Budget Friendly Shutter Guide
Wood offers superior durability and temperature control when compared to many other types of shutter materials. The most popular custom wood shutters are constructed using different types of wood.  READ MORE

Plantation Shutters for Your Home
Plantation shutters have been extremely popular for a long time and have been used in not only homes, but in many businesses as well. READ MORE

Don't Sacrifice Privacy with Elegant Shutter Treatments
Window dressings are one of those decor elements that may not cross your mind when you’re planning your interior design, but they can dictate the whole feel of a room.  READ MORE

4 Reasons Homeowners & Designers Love Plantation Shutters
When is the last time you changed the curtains in the family room or den? Plantation shutters are an excellent solution for sprucing up your home. READ MORE

How to Clean Plantation Shutters
Reminiscent of gorgeous and palatial homes, plantation shutters are a classy way to upgrade and transform your home’s appearance. READ MORE

Why You Should Get Interior Shutters Installed in Your House
If you have been on the fence about window treatments, you may want to consider the many advantages of interior shutters.  READ MORE

White Shutters for Spring
Springtime is on the horizon and is not only brightening the outside, but the inside of many homes as well..  READ MORE

The Benefits of Aluminum Shutters
Window shutters come with numerous benefits, but their most practical feature is it’s ability to protect you from natures elements.  READ MORE

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT SHUTTERS
When it comes to window treatments, there are a number of different options to pick from.  READ MORE

COMMON MISTAKES PEOPLE MAKE WHEN BUYING CUSTOM SHUTTERS
Installing custom shutters will not only beautify your home, but it will also increase your privacy and boost your home’s resale value. READ MORE

WHAT MAKES FRENCH BROTHERS SHUTTERS STAND OUT
Thanks for stopping by our blog. If you’re looking for more information about The Plantation Shutter Inc., you’ve come to the right place. READ MORE

HOW THIS NEW TREND IN WINDOW TREATMENTS COULD AFFECT YOU
In the world of business, competition always helps keep pricing competitive and quality at the desired level.  READ MORE

BUSTED! DON’T BELIEVE THESE MYTHS ABOUT WINDOW SHUTTERS!
Over the years, shutters have become popular additions to many homes because it not only adds aesthetic value to the room, but it also increases the privacy in the home. READ MORE

TOP FIVE THINGS TO LOOK FOR WHEN HIRING A WINDOW TREATMENT COMPANY
Window coverings not only enhance the aesthetic appeal of your home but also play a crucial role in ensuring your privacy and comfort.  READ MORE

A RESOURCE GUIDE TO GETTING THE BEST WINDOW TREATMENTS
As window treatment specialists, it’s essential for us to keep updated on the latest window treatment trends and find fresh sources of creative inspiration while staying connected to other professionals. READ MORE

Customize Your San Diego Plantation Shutters
Plantation shutters are a gorgeous addition to any San Diego home, but they aren’t something you should do yourself.  READ MORE

The Best Window Treatments for Home Bedrooms
Window treatments are one of the most underestimated decorative elements that you can incorporate into a space.  READ MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Exterior Window Shutters
Exterior window shutters may seem like a simple addition to your home that don’t really offer a ton of great value.  READ MORE

5 Reasons Why Double Hung Windows Are Better Than Single Hung
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Best Window Treatments for Sunny Windows
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WHICH WINDOW TREATMENTS CAN HELP LOWER MY ENERGY BILL?
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Top 8 Reasons To Install Custom Shutters 
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TIPS & TRICKS FOR PET-FRIENDLY WINDOW TREATMENTS
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Are Shutters In?
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Elegant Window Treatments without Sacrificing Privacy
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Add Beauty to Your Home with Plantation Shutters
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5 Design Eyesores In The Home & How To Fix Them
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Were to Find Mirror Closet Doors
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Selecting the Most Fashionable Doors in San Diego
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A Comprehensive Buying Guide for Interior Doors
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Choosing Plantation Shutters for Kitchens
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Why you Need Hardwood Shutters for Home Windows 
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Why Choose Custom Shutters for Homes
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Which Material is Right for Your Custom Plantation Shutters?
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Designing Your Dream Closet on a Budget
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Uses of Mirror Closet Doors
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Is it Time For Door Replacements?
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Benefits of Interior Door Replacements
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French Brothers Custom Shutters, Inc.
9248 Olive Drive
Spring Valley, CA 91977

Phone: 619.698.3111
Email: frenchshutter@yahoo.com

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