Interior wood shutters are a window treatment that is durable and sturdy. You can get easy access to the window by opening the shutter panels. The shutter louvers let you control privacy, light, and temperature. And they bring the natural charm of wood to your house!
You can pick from two types of wooden shutters in Houston. Reclaimed wood shutters were introduced in early 2016. And stained wood shutters are the traditional shutter of choice.
What are the differences between reclaimed wood shutters and stained wood shutters? And which works better for your home?
Interior wood shutters are constructed from solid hardwood that’s durable. You can select from an array of wood stains and paints to complement your floor, furniture, and décor.
Plantation shutters made from wood are available in three louver sizes: 4.5”, 3.5”, and 2.5”. The louver size Texans prefer the most for wood shutters is 4.5”. It allows you the most access to the view, and it’s the easiest to clean.
You can adjust your wood shutters for privacy and light with the help of a tilt rod. Shift the wooden louvers toward the ceiling to block as much light as possible. Tilt them downward to get more light and view.
Certified reclaimed wood shutters are a new option for wood shutters in Houston, brought to you exclusively by Sunburst Shutters & Window Fashions. The shutter louvers are made from wood that was part of buildings, fences, and barns. Their weathered look brings the charm of nature to your home.
Reclaimed wood colors vary, due to the way wood ages in the elements. Colors might include shades of beige, brown, black, and gray. You will notice color variations within a single louver, and each shutter panel. And these interior wood shutters feature marks, holes, and knots that are natural in reclaimed wood.
And you can adjust the 3.5” shutter louvers with a tilt rod.
We’ve mounted our fair share of wood shutters in the past 40+years. So we’ve collected a sample of shutters we’ve installed into an idea gallery for you to scroll through. Find inspiration for wood shutters, Houston!