Wooden Shutters are a permanent addition to your home, unlike many other treatments which must be periodically replaced. In rooms that you wish to darken, wooden shutters block out more light than most other window coverings. Light and air flow can be filtered in different ways by rotating louvers to various angles.
Wooden Shutters minimize allergens with solid surfaces where dust can’t linger and easily wipe clean, unlike soft window treatments. Shutters keep your home cooler in summer by deflecting direct sunlight. Wooden Shutters keep the house warmer in winter by providing additional insulation to the window.
Basswood is one of the strongest hardwood species available. It is solid and not porous making it resistant to wood borer and is known for its stability, strength and hardness.