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How Plantation Shutters Can Enhance Your Room

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Plantation ShadesWant to give your room some tropical charm? Consider plantation shutters! They are the perfect window treatment for letting some beautiful sunlight spread throughout your home. This style of shutters originated in ancient Greece and later spread to the Spanish-speaking world. It eventually found its way to the cotton plantations of the pre-Bellum United States, where the style was first referred to as “plantation shutters.” Want to discover more about this beautiful and graceful window treatment? Read on! Read more »

Installing Plantation Shutters

Posted: Thursday, June 15th, 2017 | Filed under: Interior Shutters, Plantation Shutters
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Plantation ShuttersPopular in southern regions of the United States, plantation shutters originated from 18th and 19th century Greece before integrating into the mansions of wealthy southern plantation owners. This style of window treatments is constructed using louvers; which are angled slates hung at an interval controlling light and airflow. Plantations shutters are used in interiors of homes and also can create curb appeal for exterior use. Plantation shutters are one of the most functional window treatments providing controlled privacy and sunlight, while remaining durable, easily cleanable quality craftsmanship. Before you install plantation shutters, top shading experts provide insight to all your window options from material and frame to style. Read more »