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Interior Shutters: The Top Patio Door Window Treatment in Houston

September 17, 2020

Whether your patio doors are a sliding glass door or trendy French doors, one thing they have in common is their big glass panes that give you a fantastic view of the outside. However, all that glass can cause some issues, such as energy loss, sun glare, and privacy. That's why you need a quality window treatment to enjoy the benefits of your windows.

Read about why home plantation shutters are the preferred patio door window treatments in Houston and how they can solve these common challenges!

The Most Functional Sliding Door Window Treatments For Houston

Sliding patio doors in Houston.

Sliding glass doors are a common patio door among many homeowners in Houston. True to their name, sliding doors usually have at least two full-size windows, one of which slides in front of the other. While they invite in plenty natural light, they are also some of the most difficult doors to find treatments for. A lot of glass means a ton of heat loss and privacy issues -- and then there’s the glare if your backyard lies to the east or west.

The most effective sliding glass patio door window covers in Houston are interior shutters. These interior shutters don’t mount to the door itself but instead glide in front of it. When sun glare becomes an issue, move the shutters in front of the door and tilt the louvers to redirect light -- or close them entirely for the most privacy. Usually, sliding door shutters are manufactured from faux wood, including our Polywood® shutters, so you also receive energy-efficiency benefits.

Sliding door shutters offer durability and ease of use, thereby permitting continual activity in and out of the patio. The most familiar configuration of shutters on a sliding door is Bypass. Bypass shutters slide behind the other on a track to open the entryway.

The Most Functional French Door Window Covers For Houston

Patio Doors with Plantation Shutters in Houston

If you lack a sliding glass door opening out onto your outdoor space, you possibly have another common door style: French doors. This kind of entryway includes double doors that open out from one another. The result may be a tad bit more elegant than a sliding glass or regular door, but they share similar problems. Substantial panes of glass permit heat loss and sun glare.

It should be no surprise that wood substitute interior shutters also prove to be the ultimate French door window treatments in Houston. They have the same beauty, longevity, and environmental friendliness that sliding door shutters offer, except they can attach right onto the French door frame. Now, your French door plantation shutter functions much more like your common window shutters, and you don’t have to move them over to go out the door.

Sunburst Shutters Houston Has The Ideal Window Treatments For Your Patio Doors

Whether you intend to upgrade a sliding glass door, French doors, or a normal window door, Sunburst Shutters Houston has you covered. We’ll explain to you how our Polywood shutters will offer your patio doors the energy-efficiency and appeal they deserve. Call us any time at 713-853-9629 or fill out the form below to schedule your complimentary in-home or virtual consultation.

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