Why you Need Hardwood Shutters for Home Windows

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Plantation shutters are a window treatment option that will never let you down. It can be difficult to choose which window treatment you want to incorporate into your home because the options can be overwhelming. Similarly, Hunter Douglas has created so many products with a high-quality guarantee that sorting through all of the options available to you is a big task. Luckily, you don’t have to go through that process alone because we will walk you through why you need hardwood shutters for home windows in San Diego here at French Brothers.

Take a moment to picture the type of wood shutter you want in your mind. It could be anything from deep, rich hardwood that stands out against your current decor or a more muted finish that blends with your space. It is important to start working through ideas of what you are looking for in your plantation shutter so that you can get to the more fun stuff like customization options and motorization systems.

However, it is best to be familiar with the product you are looking at so that you can ensure that it checks off all the boxes. The beauty of the Heritance® Hardwood Shutter, other than its appearance of course, is that it was designed to work in any space and meet the needs of any consumer. This traditional hardwood shutter is a perfect addition to any home. Don’t let the title of this plantation shutter being more ‘traditional’ scare you off because it is actually quite versatile and can pair beautifully with more modern decor.

It is composed of a genuine hardwood, that could be either poplar or basswood, and is made with a dovetail construction. The dovetail construction utilized by Hunter Douglas adds a certain amount of durability and longevity to this product so that you can maintain the beauty of your window treatments. You don’t want to install a plantation shutter only to have it not be able to withstand the everyday wear and tear of your home. You want your Heritance® Hardwood Shutter to continue performing like the first day it was installed for many years to come.

In terms of customization, we can work with you to make sure that your traditional wood shutter is going to fit seamlessly in your home. Some choose to have their window treatment act as a bold statement piece, while other want it to be more muted in the backdrop. There are over 35 colors that you can choose from to finish your window treatment or Hunter Douglas even allows you to create a custom color unique to you. This is a great option if you are looking to match your window treatments specifically to another decorative piece in your home or other stylistic elements to make sure that your space matches perfectly.

Hunter Douglas also has a variety of operating systems that work with this style of window treatment that could ease operation and put you in total control of the functionality of your Heritance® Hardwood Shutter.

Come see us at French Brothers to discuss all of the customization options for your traditional wood shutter and discover all the ways that this window treatment can enhance your home in San Diego, CA. 

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