Best Material for Plantation Shutters

Picking the right type of window treatment for your home can be a big decision and choosing the right kind of material is essential for both the look and function. Deciding to purchase shutters is a great choice that can add privacy, ventilation, and save on energy consumption in your home. Shutters also add a traditional aesthetic to your interior space and fit in with most décor that you may have around your house.

Here at Blind and Drapery Corner, we offer 3 distinct options when it comes to plantation shutters. These options include Hunter Douglas Heritance® Hardwood Shutters, NewStyle® Hybrid Shutters and Palm Beach™ PolySatin™ Shutters. All of them are crafted to fit your specific needs and are made with long-lasting finishes that your family will enjoy for years to come. Our shutters are made with quality craftsmanship right here in the USA. Our Plantation Shutters come in the following styles:

The Heritance® and Newstyle® shutters are constructed with the Truemill dovetail form of joinery which is one of the oldest and strongest. This type of constructions is both durable and long lasting. Here is more information on the plantation shutters we carry:

Heritance Shutters

The Heritance® shutters are plantation-style custom shutters crafted for maximum durability with dovetail joinery, which is one of the oldest and strongest. Made from beautiful genuine hardwood that is hand picked for it’s unique characteristics, you will be delighted with the overall look. Available in a wide assortment of paint and stain colors; we also offer six artisan techniques for improving the character and look of the hardwood. These include: Glazed, Glazed & Burnished, Classic Distressed, Heirloom Distressed, Rustic and Textured. Heritance® shutters are available in a horizontal orientation and can be crafted to fit specialty shaped windows like arches and ovals, and add a rich and genuine character to any room in your home.

NewStyle® Hybrid Shutters

The NewStyle® hybrid shutters are truly a best-of-both-worlds situation by combining both the beauty of real wood and the durability of modern materials into one product. These value-priced shutters use a new Finetech® low-luster finish that creates the sense of warmth found in genuine wood shutters. This finish is offered in color choices including Crisp White, Swiss Cream and Urban Grey. This finish also lends a helping hand when it comes to cleaning, as the satin finish makes dusting a simple task. Because these shutters are made of both genuine wood and man-made materials, they are extremely durable and resilient without giving up the beauty of plantation-style shutters. Dovetail joinery adds to the wood look and creates a stunning finishing touch.

Palm Beach™ Polysatin™ Shutters

Lastly, our Palm Beach™ Polysatin™ shutters are made specifically for those who are concerned with warping or color fade due to sun or heat. Our UV resistant Polysatin™ shutters are guaranteed never to distort in any way due to the elements. These shutters are water resilient due to the finish, so they can be easily cleaned with soap and water. The durable finish is also scratch and dent resistant. Easy to care for shutters, never need to be sanded, stained or painted. PalmBeach™ Polysatin™ shutters are designed with reinforced strength with aluminum bracing to stand the test of time even in high traffic rooms.

As you can see, our plantation shutters are designed to last a lifetime and the Hunter Douglas limited lifetime guarantee insures they do. The experts at Blind and Drapery Corner in Marco Island Florida can help you decide which shutter would be the best pick for your home. Call today for a free in-home consultation and we can help you with a custom design made especially for your windows, whether you desire having genuine wood, modern-day material, or a mix of both.