Choosing The Right Finish to Coat Cedar Wood Shutters

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Cedar Shutters are a stylish way to create privacy and shade within your home. Western Red Cedar ranges in natural colour tones from light buttery, rose pink to dark chocolate brown tones. You can enhance the natural look with oil or stain lacquer finishes or paint them. If you'd prefer the shutters to tone with your décor but still keep the timber grain as a feature, the answer may be to choose an oil or stain finish that has a pigmented colour.

What are Plantation Shutters?

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

You've heard people discuss adding plantation shutters to enhance their home – but what exactly are they? The clue to what plantation shutters are is in the name. There are a couple of forms of wooden shutters on the market today, these are the most popular. Originating from plantation era (or Antebellum era) homes in the south of America, plantation shutters are the stereotypical frames that one would expect to see on the old houses that appear in movies such as the Gone With The Wind classic. Here's what you need to know about them.

Indoor Shutters - All you Need to Know About Adding Them To Your Home

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Attractive Feature
Apart from looking fantastic in that sophisticated, elegant traditional sense, indoor shutters are
energy-efficient window coverings. Shutters are good for bringing light in and keeping light out
when and where you need it. In winter it also is good for keeping heat in and keeping cold out.
Because shutters provide insulation, they can help you cut down on electricity and heating costs
in the winter.

Shutters are good for privacy, security and even keep noise at bay.

Timber Shutters - a Great Choice

Monday, August 26, 2019

A change is as good as a holiday. You've decided you need a mini home makeover. Why not start your home improvements by installing timber shutters? They've been around for decades so why not have an attractive, sophisticated and traditional timber feature in your house?

Shutters For Minimalistic Interior Redesign

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Transforming your home to a minimalistic space can seem like an exhaustive interior design exercise. It isn't just about removing unnecessary items or having less altogether, your home still needs to flow and remain functional. Though the original trend shied away from colour, more and more people are choosing to incorporate it subtly or layer different textures to keep various rooms feeling cosy. Adding sleeker design elements can also create your desired look, in this case internal aluminium shutters are a good option.

Choosing Blinds, Curtains or Shutters

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Blinds, Curtains or Shutters?
Needing to decide on the window furnishings best suited for your redecorating project? Not only does your window covering provide privacy, it should also support the rest of your interior design. Choosing what to put on your windows can be a difficult decision. Are blinds more cost-effective? Will curtains complete the look? Can interior shutters bring cohesiveness to your entire home? Below are a few considerations that may help in your decision:

Installing DIY Shutters On Your Property? Let Us Help Inspire You

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Making significant changes to your home's appearance can be scary. It doesn't matter if it's on the inside or outside. Either way, passersby and guests alike are bound to notice what's hanging up in front of your windows. Trying something new to update your look isn't as easy as switching up your wardrobe with a coat or pair of shoes every couple of months. A property facelift requires planning, attention to detail, and confidence in the way your style reflects on the building. One way to achieve an exciting new look is by installing DIY shutters.

Benefits Of Installing Outside Shutters

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Are you undecided whether or not outside shutters would be a worthwhile addition? Why not explore all the benefits first. Talk to us here at ShutterKits about your project and we can help you make an informed decision.

You Simply Can't Ignore These Benefits Of Installing Outside Shutters

Three Ways To Decorate Your Home Using Interior Shutters

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

]There are many ways to bring out your home's unique charm, and often you can make a big difference by paying attention to functional fixtures such as your interior shutters. On their own, interior shutters bring a certain amount of character into any room that they're installed in. They go beyond being functional by adding aesthetic value to the space they occupy – and you don't have to stop there unless you want to. You can further personalise them with the following fun ideas that allow you to express your style.

Four Surprising Perks Of Installing Plantation Shutters

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Aussie weather can get uncomfortably hot during summer and spring. It becomes unbearable outside, and sometimes this can creep into our homes as well. Sure, there are various temperature control systems you can use – such as air conditioning – but are they the most economical and practical way to keep your home cool? The short answer is no. To achieve consistent cooling, homeowners need to adapt their properties to get the most out of

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