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Are Wood Shutters or Vinyl Shutters Better for My Home in Dallas?

Plantation shutters are a beautiful look for your Dallas space.

These indoor shutters offer the ultimate in privacy and light control. They may even lower your energy bill and make your home more valuable.

It’s critical to keep material top of mind while creating custom shutters. Two highly-requested options are wood and vinyl, which is often called faux wood.

While both materials look much alike at first glance, they have distinct benefits.

We’ll walk you through the points of differentiation during a free, in-home consultation. See samples of our custom, American-made plantation shutters during a no-obligation appointment. All from the comfort of your living room!

 

Benefits of Wood Shutters

Wood shutters are the absolute standard in interior shutters.

An ideal combination of light and strong, these classic shutters last for years. With painted or stained finishes, wood shutters add an inviting warmth to your house.

Available in painted or stained finishes, wood shutters add a pleasant, classic look to your house.

 

Heritage Shutters

Our exclusive Heritage shutters make a bold, elegant statement.

We handcraft their extra-thick panels from the finest American hardwoods for a rich appearance. And finalize them with an extra-hard Diamond Coat to stop moisture and enhance longevity.

 
 

Signature Shutters

Looking for a extraordinary visual effect? Our Signature shutters feature beveled louvers and a contoured tilt bar.

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Benefits of Vinyl Shutters

Vinyl is a very affordable plantation shutter. The louvers on these shutters vary from hollow to solid. We use quality solid louvers to ensure a long lifespan for your shutters.

 

LouverWood™ Shutters

We make our faux wood shutters with LouverWood™. This modern synthetic insulates three times better than wood.

This material offers efficiency you can see on your energy bill. LouverWood™ shutters are preferable to hollow vinyl or composite. They are built from a solid cellular PVC that won’t warp or crack. Even under high temperatures and raised humidity.

That makes LouverWood™ shutters an outstanding selection for rooms with more moisture—such as bathrooms, laundry rooms or kitchens, as well as coastal homes. Our proprietary material counteracts water, scratches and fading, so you can find years of enjoyment from your shutters.

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Benefits of Hybrid Plantation Shutters

Hybrid plantation shutters combine the best of both shutter types—the strength of wood and the effective insulation of synthetics.

 

Classic Shutters

Our highly-requested Classic shutters have the most popular features of our premium shutters. All at a great value. These shutters have a solid hardwood frame with energy-efficient cellular PVC louvers.

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Louver Shop of Dallas/Fort Worth Plantation Shutters: Made to Last

When you buy plantation shutters from Louver Shop of Dallas/Fort Worth, you receive quality American craftsmanship that will be gorgeous for years. We show it by backing our work with one of the best warranties in the industry.

Our Dallas design professionals can help make your home look just how you want it. Get started by planning a free, in-home consultation today.

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