Have we mentioned how we love functional style? Not only due to practicality, but for adding value to your home too. Local shutter company Plantation Shutters has taken the lead in the fast growing market of the investment practice of installing tasteful solid wood Plantation Shutters or aluminium Security Plantation Shutters.

A favourite amongst interior designers, timber shutters add timeless elegance and value to any home, whilst aluminium Security Plantation Shutters also contribute security and peace of mind. Appealing to the current market of home-owners who are looking to extract the maximum value out of their most prized asset, with either window or door coverings, as well as defining and enclosing outdoor entertainment areas.

The durable-style value adding alternate to security

The installation of the custom-made adjustable louvre timber Plantation Shutters and aluminium Security Plantation Shutters offers a stylish, easily adjustable light control alternative during the day with proven insulation and ventilation properties. This means you ultimately save on heating costs in winter and cooling in summer. Shutters also fulfil a dual role by adding a layer of security, and are far more aesthetically pleasing than burglar bars or other

“The increase in demand, year on year, for both our timber and security shutters is evidence that home owners realise the functional, aesthetic and financial value that quality shutters provide. What is interesting is the trend for double story properties to combine the security benefits of our aluminium shutters downstairs with the natural beauty of the timber shutters upstairs whilst still achieving uniformity in design,”

– Lisa Watt, Managing Director of Plantation Shutters.

Adding value to your home has never been more stylish

Because they are crafted from solid timber or aluminium, they are extremely durable and also easy to maintain and clean. Plantation Shutters offers seamless service with an incredibly short lead time of 21 working days from order to installation. The skilled team fastidiously measures each opening ensuring a perfect fit, optimum functionality and ultimate customer satisfaction.

The benefit of installing industry leading and locally manufactured Plantation Shutters means that you receive unparalleled excellent before and after sales service and a 5 year product guarantee, proving that they really are the most sought after option when it comes to adding durable style, security and value to your home.


Find out more at:  www.plantation.co.za

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