Wood shutters are a window covering known to be durable and sturdy. You can get easy access to the window by opening the shutter panels. The shutter louvers let you control privacy, light, and temperature. And they bring the natural charm of wood to your house!
You can choose between two kinds of wooden shutters in Raleigh. Reclaimed wood shutters are a new shutter product, launched in early 2016. And stained wood shutters are a traditional choice for shutters.
What is the difference between stained wood shutters and reclaimed wood shutters? And which works better for your house?
Interior wood shutters are constructed from durable, solid hardwood. Choose wood paints and stains so that your shutters match your existing décor, floor, and furniture.
Plantation shutters made from wood are available in these louver sizes: 4.5”, 3.5”, and 2.5”. The louver size North Carolinians prefer the most for wood shutters is 4.5” because it gives you the most access to the view, and it’s the easiest to clean.
Adjust your wood shutters for light and privacy using a tilt rod. Move the wooden louvers toward the ceiling to block as much light as possible. Tilt them open to get more light and view.
Certified reclaimed wood shutters are a new interior wood shutter in Raleigh, provided exclusively by Sunburst Shutters & Window Fashions. The shutter louvers are made from wood that was part of buildings, fences, and barns. Their weathered look brings a natural charm to your home.
Reclaimed wood colors can vary greatly. That’s because of how the elements affect the wood. Colors can include shades of gray, beige, brown, and black. You can notice color variations between one shutter panel and another – it can even vary on a single louver. And these interior wood shutters have knots, marks, and holes that are natural in reclaimed wood.
And you can adjust the 3.5” shutter louvers with a tilt rod.
We’ve installed our share of wooden shutters over the past 40 years. And we’ve put together samples of shutters we’ve installed into an idea gallery for you to view. Find inspiration for wood shutters, Raleigh!