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Are Window Shutters Warmer Than Curtains?

Curtains provide a sense of sophistication and vibrance to your rooms. They also look great with window shutters in Albany, creating a statement in any room.

You might prefer one, or use them together to complement your home design. Curtains may seem like a comfortable selection, but there are a number of things to consider before you choose.

Louver Shop of South Georgia provides a no-cost, in-home consultation that helps you figure out what you want. It’s simple to see what suits your home when we deliver the showroom to your living room. We’ll go over the multiple options in many different styles, all with no charge or obligation. Arrange yours today for local, personal service and an everything’s-included price quote.

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What Makes Louver Shop of South Georgia’s Shutters Noteworthy

Here are some examples of why shutters are great additions to your home.

1. Reduced Heat Loss

We custom produce our shutters to conform to your windows, never mind the size or shape. This allows for fewer places in your windows for cool outdoor drafts to sneak through and heated indoor air to get out.

This is especially essential since windows are the largest culprit for heating loss. The U.S. Department of Energy has estimated they can let out up to 30% of your house’s energy.

Our faux wood LouverWood® Shutters insulate up to three times better than wood shutters. That’s possible electricity savings you can find on your heating and cooling bill the whole year.

In the summer, you can open your windows while leaving your shutters open or shut. This lets you have more power over ventilation without your window treatments clattering in the wind.

2. Enhanced Light Control

Considering curtains can only be opened or closed, they don’t have the flexibility that shutters offer. Our exclusive PerfectView™ Louver Control allows you to adjust your shutters just how you like them. All while keeping the tilt bar from cutting off your view.

3. Custom Built for Your Windows

At Louver Shop of South Georgia, we create shutters to precisely fit your windows. You can determine your material, louver size, color/stain and more.

4. Painless to Clean

Shutters are a breeze to clean. All you want is a soft rag or a duster. Curtains may need more difficult washing or high-priced dry cleaning more often.

Feel Warmer on Chilly Days with Our Shutters

While curtains make a room feel more comfortable, plantation shutters provide a luxurious look that can keep your heating and cooling costs down.

Still deciding whether you should choose traditional wood shutters or faux wood shutters?

Our free, in-home meeting with you will help you make the perfect selection. Plus, you’ll understand your cost before you buy with our Complete Comfort Pricing™.

When you go with Louver Shop of South Georgia, you’ll receive an American-made window treatment that will look great for a lifetime. We guarantee it.

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