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5 benefits of plantation shutters

While curtains and blinds have long been the most widely used window furnishings, plantation shutters are fast becoming one of the most sought-after alternatives. Considering the practical and aesthetic benefits that plantation shutters provide, their increasing popularity is not surprising. The plantation shutters, named after the large houses built on the cotton plantations of Australia, use a series of wide slats to control light and air flow. Traditionally made of wood, plantation shutters were usually installed on the outside of a window. While this practice continues today, plantation shutters are now generally installed on the inside of the window, although they are also used to frame outdoor balconies, decks, and patios. If you are considering installing plantation shutters , you will have a wide selection to choose from. Exactly which type will best suit your property will depend on the size of the opening you install them in and how far you would like to be able to open