There are plenty of reasons to choose wood shutters over any other kind of window covering or dressing, and it’s a good idea to understand a few of them before making any decision.

  1. Natural appeal. Wood shutters provide a natural appeal and contrast to any room in your home.
  2. Traditional look. Wood shutters have been used for centuries, both indoors and outdoors and that gives them a traditional appearance that you won’t find with any other kind of window décor, including drapes, curtains, or blinds.
  3. Authentic. Most homes are made of wood and wood shutters provide an authentic feel to any room in your house. If you have hardwood floors, wood shutters is the best complement for them.
  4. Cost efficient. While most wood shutters may cost more than traditional coverings such as drapes and curtains, they are more effective as insulating your home against the cold air in the winter and hot air in the summer. This efficiency will save you money on heating and cooling bills over time.
  5. More privacy. Wood shutters provide better privacy than other window coverings. When closed, no one can see into your home.
  6. Blocks more natural sunlight. During the summer, you want to block more direct sunlight from getting into your home. This helps keep your home cooler and saves money as well. Wood shutters block more natural sunlight than vinyl or other types of window dressings.
  7. Durable. Wood shutters are built to stand the test of time. They will last longer than any other product that you could place over your windows.
  8. Easy to maintain. Cleaning wood shutters is as simple as wiping the panels on a regular basis. No more wrestling with the vacuum to clean curtains and no more struggling with clumsy blinds.
  9. More opulence. If you want your home to have a more elegant and opulence feel, wood shutters are the ideal solution.
  10. Increase the value of your home. Wood shutters will become a natural part of your home and will also increase the aesthetic and ultimately financial appeal of your home.

If these 10 reasons to choose wood shutters aren’t enough to help you decide, call Canada Custom Shutters and discuss the wonderful options that are available in shutters for your home.