Why Buy Window Shutters?

Why would you want to buy window shutters in Scotland for your home? Are you weighing up the options? Let’s take a look at all the reasons why you should invest in window shutters for your home.

Insulate and Cool

You’ll be amazed to know that window shutters give great insulation and keep your home cool during the warm weather. This is great if you want to save money on heating bills, because as soon as you close your shutters they provide great insulation.

Easy to Clean

There’s nothing worse than having to clean your curtains or netting. With window shutters you get to avoid all that. They’re so easy to maintain with only a quick wipe with a damp cloth being the only thing needed to keep them in pristine condition.


Remember how much hay fever hurts during the summer months, and if you suffer with allergies all year round as many people do, then you’ll know how inconvenient and uncomfortable it is to suffer with it. If you have window shutters you’ll find they don’t gather as much dust as curtains do. That means you can avoid the breeding round that exists when you have net and fabric curtains.

Glamour and Disguise

Plantation shutters, as window shutters are often known as, offer a little glamour and sophistication. They’re used a lot on the continent and are a much more elegant than regular curtains.

Add Value to Your Home

There’s something else to consider too. If you’re thinking of selling your home sometime in the near future, there’s nothing that puts your house at a distinct advantage more than window shutters. You can have them made to measure so that they fit your windows perfectly. You’ll also find they cut out noise too, allowing you some peace and quiet from the world outside.

Light and Dark

Window shutters allow you to control how much light you allow into the room. This works really well in bedrooms because you can cut out all light so you get a good night’s sleep.

In the living room, kitchen or any other room in your house you can get as much or as little light as you need because you’re the one in control. The louvres can be moved to face upwards so you can keep the sun off the furniture.

As well as all the incredible features we’ve already discussed above, you’ll also find that window shutters have a UV protective cover which comes in either a paint or stain, this will make sure your window shutters don’t fade.

Any Colour, Any Finish

You can have your window shutters in any colour you want and whichever finish you’d like best, so your shutters match the interior décor of your rooms perfectly. Come in and discuss it with us if you have any questions, and if you like we can come and measure the rooms for you, or if you prefer you can measure them yourself. Invest in window shutters and refresh your home with these stylish window coverings and you won’t regret it.

Get in touch today to arrange a window shutter consultation with our team of experts to find what's right for you.