Are Plantation Shutters Worth It?
While choosing to install any set of shutters in your home or business is a great option for adding appeal and resale value, there are certain benefits that can be obtained depending on the shutter
material you choose. Each material possesses a set of qualities that make it a great fit for certain rooms or areas in your structure. If you’re considering vinyl shutters, you may be curious as to what benefits their material provides
over others. To give you a better idea, we’ve compiled a list of the top five benefits of vinyl shutters. You can use this list to guide your decision on the material of your shutters. The benefits of vinyl shutters include:
- Easy Maintenance
Vinyl shutters require very little maintenance as the material can be easily washed and doesn’t require much upkeep otherwise. Cleaning these shutters is as simple as running a wet cloth or towel across each slat to remove dust. They do not need to be polished or painted.
- Strength and Durability
Vinyl is a strong material that handles well in harsh conditions. Shutters made from this material are able to resist wind bursts and rain from the outdoors.
The cost of vinyl shutters is relatively low when compared to shutters of other materials like wood and metal. If you’re looking for a solid window covering that fits within your renovation budget, vinyl shutters are a great option.
- Moisture Resistance
Many home owners choose vinyl shutters for bathrooms, kitchens and laundry rooms as they are resistant to moisture. Unlike wood, vinyl shutters are able to be placed in these messy areas of your home or business without high risk for water damage.
- Fast Manufacturing
Vinyl shutters are typically quicker and easier to manufacture. This means that depending on your manufacturer’s work load, you can design, order and install your shutters fairy quickly.
Now that you know a little bit more about the shutter material you’re considering, you can make a more complete decision for your upcoming shutter design. If you’re still on the fence, check out our past blog posts for more descriptions and benefits of other shutter materials. These will help you get a better idea of the shutters that will best fit your needs and interests. For assistance from a Stanfield Shutter customer service representative or to begin the design process, stop by our showroom or give us a call at 801-467-8823.