Are Window Shutters Warmer Than Curtains? | Louver Shop of Boston
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Are Window Shutters Warmer Than Curtains?

Curtains offer a feel of refinement and vibrance to your home. They also look great with window shutters in Boston, making a statement in any room.

You may like one, or use the two to complement your interior design. Curtains may seem like a cozy option, but there are a couple things to go over before you make your selection.

Louver Shop of Boston offers a free-of-charge, in-home consultation that helps you make that choice. It’s simple to find out what works with your house when we transport the showroom to your living room. We’ll go over the numerous options in an abundance of different styles, all with no charge or obligation. Organize yours today for local, individualized service and an everything’s-included price quote.

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What Makes Louver Shop of Boston’s Shutters Rise Above the Competition

Here are some reasons why shutters are helpful additions to your window coverings.

1. Reduced Heat Loss

We custom produce our shutters to fit your windows, regardless of size or shape. This creates fewer places in your windows for frigid outdoor air to sneak through and warm indoor air to get out.

This is notably useful since windows are the largest culprit for heating loss. The U.S. Department of Energy estimates they can bleed up to 30% of your house’s energy.

Our faux wood LouverWood® Shutters insulate up to three times more effectively than wood shutters. That’s prospective energy savings you can find on your heating and cooling bill year-round.

In the spring and summer, you can open your windows while choosing to keep your shutters open or shut. This provides more control over ventilation without your window treatments moving in the air current.

2. Better Light Control

Because curtains can only be opened or closed, they don’t possess the adaptability that shutters extend. Our exclusive PerfectView™ Louver Control lets you fix your shutters just how you like them. All while preventing the tilt bar from ruining your view.

3. Tailor Made for Your Windows

At Louver Shop of Boston, we craft shutters to perfectly fit your windows. You can decide your material, louver size, color/stain and more.

4. Easy to Clean

Shutters are straightforward to clean. All you require is a soft rag or a duster. Curtains may require a lot of effort for washing or costly dry cleaning fairly often.

Keep Warmer on Cold Days with Our Shutters

While curtains make a room feel cozier, plantation shutters provide a gorgeous look that can keep your utility bills down.

Not sure whether you should choose traditional wood shutters or faux wood shutters?

Our free, in-home meeting with you will help you make the perfect decision. Plus, you’ll know your cost before your purchase with our Complete Comfort Pricing™.

When you choose Louver Shop of Boston, you’ll receive an American-made window treatment that will be gorgeous for a long time. We guarantee it.