A customer recently told us a story about what happened when her home caught fire. The flames started on an outside wall and crept up until they hit her Polywood® plantation shutters. The fire retardant shutters didn’t burn and, instead, started to melt. The smoke from the shutters eventually set off her detectors, alerting those inside of the threat.
Let This Shutter Blog Be Your Guide To All Things Window Treatments
6/19/2019 2:45 pm
6/6/2019 9:45 am
Some plantation shutters look beautiful for years and even decades, while others can chip, crack, warp, or yellow within a few years. So what’s the difference? The material they’re made from. We’ll walk you through the best material for plantation shutters - and what types of material to avoid.
5/24/2019 2:30 pm
You just invested in brand-new carpets and within a few months, you start to see fading in one spot on your carpet. What happened? While you enjoyed the warmth and light of the sun streaming through your windows, your carpets fell victim to the sun’s damaging UV rays.
5/22/2019 1:50 pm
You just finished converting that dusty attic to a brand-new bedroom. What was once a storage facility for nostalgic memories is now a usable living space. With the drywall hung and the flooring secured, there’s only one glaring issue left before you can start moving in.
5/16/2019 9:45 am
With so many window treatment options, sometimes people want to mix and match them together. But is it all right to layer multiple window treatments on one window, or is that style thought as tacky and gauche? What about using different treatments on different windows in the same room? And should every room use the same treatment to enhance cohesion and curb appeal?