Ideas & Inspiration 20.09.19

Window Shutters For A Modern Home

For one reason or another, window shutters seem to have aligned themselves with a more traditional appearance.

The Growing Popularity Of Diamond Window Shutters

While wooden window shutters do indeed complement a traditional interior design concept, they’re also incredibly beautiful within a more modern setting too. So much so that modern interior design is now turning to window shutters as one of their most popular window dressing selections.

In fact, they aren’t just an aesthetically pleasing addition to modern homes; solid window shutters also offer a number of benefits that are seeing more homeowners than ever choose them over more commonly used curtains and blinds.

Benefits Of Window Shutters In Modern Homes

1. Modern Style

With solid clean lines, styles such as plantation shutters, as well as café style and wooden can really enhance a contemporary style home. Think clean lines in a crisp neutral shade to match the rest of your modern interior. 

2. Timeless Style

Window shutters aren’t a temporary whim. They’re a high quality addition that are often seen as an investment. Not only do they give your home that finishing touch but they can also add to a home’s value.

This gives window shutters a certain amount of staying power which means their popularity will stick around for years to come, giving you a timeless style. 

3. Versatile Functionality

Depending on the style of window shutter you choose, you can enjoy great versatility. Whether you’re looking for total privacy, dynamic light control or added insulation; different shutters offer different benefits. 

4. Low Maintenance

Window shutters are notoriously easy to take care of and keep clean. Simply wipe clean with a damp cloth once in a while and they’ll be looking amazing for years to come.

You’ll also find they won’t attract the dreaded dust mite making them much more hypoallergenic than other options.

5. Lower Energy Bills

Custom made window shutters not only look better, they fit better too which means their ability to trap warm air in your home and prevent the cold air from coming through is on another level.

Watch your energy bills reduce before your eyes.

6. Stay Cool In Summer

Not only can window shutters help insulate your home, they can also help keep your home cool during the warmer months.

From offering much needed shade to preventing hot air from penetrating your home, a modern day window will help keep your modern and contemporary home feeling like a place of relaxation and comfort.    

Bring Modern Elegance Into Your Home

If you’d like to find out more information on the style of window shutters we have available and the process involved when it comes to creating them for your home, simply contact us today on 020 8302 2447.

With our made-to-measure window shutters, you can guarantee the wow factor in your contemporary home for years to come.