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01-12-2020
4 Easily Identifiable Signs to Change Your Window Shutters

Window shutters play a functional and aesthetic-oriented role for your property. Thanks to their excellent construction materials and design, they are able to complement your interior design and boost overall curb appeal. Alternatively, they also allow you full control of outside light strength. Over time, they can have decreased capability due to wear and tear.

 

Here are four signs to help you know when to change your shutters:

 

Insulation Weakness

Window shutters that are damaged or too old will lose some of their insulation capabilities. They play a critical role in letting sunlight into your property while still keeping most of the heat out. However, if you are noticing that there is more heat than usual, you can be somewhat certain that either your window’s or window shutter’s insulation strength has weakened.

 

Outdated

Old window shutters can cause your home to have an aged aesthetic. Most often, interior design styles change every 10-15 years. If your shutters are this old, consider changing them to improve your home design. However, some homebuyers may love this rustic, antiquated look, so consider preserving this style if that is what you are going for.

 

Property Remodeling

If you've recently remodeled your property, it would be wise to change your shutters. Changing windows from jalousies to sliding glazed windows introduces a new, modernised style. Your windows will require a fitting shutter set complementing the new interior design. Make sure to consult with your designers and shutter manufacturers to find the best and most fitting products.

 

More than 15 Years In Use

As we've mentioned earlier, interior aesthetic trends change every 10-15 years or even earlier. At the same time, shutter functionality can simultaneously start seeing impairments after around 15 years, regardless of which material you use to construct them.

 

The Original California Shutters is your best choice for all your custom shutter needs. With our decades of experience manufacturing shutters, you can always count on our products. Contact us today to learn more about what we can do for you.


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