Posted By Outdoor Living Direct Pty Ltd on 29/12/2021 in Business


It has been a long journey for shutters to go from a necessity to a manner of adding visual flair, design and intrigue to a home. There are still many homes today that don't have any outside shutters, despite the fact that their function has altered throughout time.

On the other hand, shutters continue to offer many of the same practical advantages they've had for decades and have added a number of new ones as well. Installing outside window shutters provides a number of advantages.

Enhanced Protection

Installing shutters significantly enhances your home's security by making your windows a deterrent rather than a weakness. Thieves are scared off by the noise and time it takes to cut through a shutter; they'd rather target an easier target.

Increased Privacy 

With window shutters, you have complete control over your home's privacy, allowing you to keep strangers at bay at any time of the day or night. In contrast to curtains, there is no way for your noisy neighbours to peep in!

Cold and Hot Transfers are reduced

To reduce heat transfer from the inside of your home to the outdoors (and vice versa), installing shutters provides an additional barrier in addition to your windows. In the winter, your home keeps heat better and stays cooler for longer, making your home or workplace more pleasant.

Energy costs can be reduced

Reducing your energy consumption has a direct impact on your utility expenses. You'll spend less time running your air conditioning and heating if you have frameless shower screens installed in your building. In addition to saving money on your utility bills, shutters are excellent for the environment as well.

Excessive Airflow 

Adding ventilation to your home is easy with louvred external shutters and Bermuda shutters. What happens to the hot air as it rises? Using exterior shutters is a simple technique to manually release air and improve your home's circulation if the temperature or humidity levels are too high or too oppressive. Shutters are a great way to get a fast burst of extra ventilation when you need it most!

Customizable Design Features

Having a home with a "wow" factor is a must for everyone. Customizable shutters allow you to fit the style of your home with a wide range of styles, colours, and materials. With custom-made, hand-crafted shutters, the options are genuine as limitless as your imagination. Exterior window shutters, more than any other part of the house's exterior, allow for a high degree of personalization.


It's never been easier to use shutters. We've found that most customers prefer motorised shutters because they can simply click a button to open and close them. Remote options allow you to open and close your shutters from the comfort of your own home without having to get out of your chair.

You can use these motorised shutters if you have a disability, elderly family members, or anyone else who appreciates convenience! It's also more secure because you don't have to leave the house to utilise them.

Increasing the Value of Your Home 

The value of your home will rise as a result of all of these additional advantages. If you're looking for creative ways to raise the value of your property or increase the equity in your home, shutters are an excellent option.

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