Wooden shutters are not one of the things that we associate readily and naturally with modern homes and contemporary residences. Yet, in their own unique way, they are making a grand comeback of sorts and there are plenty of homes across the globe that today rely on them to offer suitable natural ventilation, a sense of privacy during certain times of the day and ergonomic solutions to problems pertaining to design and form. Wooden shutters come in a variety of colors and forms and this ensures that they are perfect for every home, irrespective of the existing theme.
by Z3 Diseño
From form to function, safety to offering airy interiors, wooden shutters tend to bring in all the advantages with a touch of class and timeless charm. Delve in to find a variety of shutter blinds and even window shutters that give each setting its own unique and inimitable lure.
by Michael Abrams Limited
by Diana Rodriguez
Authentic and Aesthetic to the Core
People often fret about wooden décor and accessories simply because the feeling is that they are pretty ‘high maintenance’ and hence often rush towards faux wood and synthetic alternates. But that is pretty far off from the truth and while wooden shutters also need to be cleaned regularly, keeping them in top-notch condition is far easier than in case of shutters and blinds that are not wooden.
by Moment Design
by Chris Snook
Wood seems to bring in a natural sense of legitimacy to a room that other materials lack and since wooden shutters come in amazing types, many shades and forms, you have a chance to pick the ones that match your interiors and existing décor to perfection.
by Pepe Calderin Design
A View on Demand
One of the most significant reasons why wooden shutters are back in demand is the fact that more and more home owners wish to get a breathtaking view of the nearby coastline, beautiful woods in the distance, green natural canopy or even the brilliant city skyline from their bedrooms and private quarters. Using floor-to-ceiling glass windows obviously helps designers bring about this setting, but what about privacy when needed?
by Nico van der Meulen Architects
Placing wooden shutters in a smart fashion along with the use of shutter blinds ensures that residents of these amazing modern homes can simply switch between breathtaking views and intimate privacy with ease. Also with current architectural trends, sleek wooden shutters fit in perfectly with the contemporary look.
Ventilation and Insulation Rolled Into One
A modern home is not just about smart appearance, but it is a savvy residence that cuts down on those expensive energy bills, while offering cool and innately simple alternatives.
This eco-consciousness of the modern consumers is also something that is driving designers towards the use of window shutters and extensive shutter designs that pretty much make up a whole wall on their own! The ability of wood to absorb the heat, while allowing just natural sunlight has made models plantation shutters incredibly popular in the last few years and has left consumers simply spoilt for choices.
Before making a choice regarding wooden shutters though, always buy from a reputable and trusted manufacturer who offers premium grade wood that will stand the test of time as benefits of quality shutters far outweigh the few extra bucks you pay initially.
By SAOTA Architects