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How You Can Decide on Window Shutters

How You Can Decide on Window Shutters

Here is how you can decide on the window shutters for your house.

Window shutters are incredibly popular, being some of the more commonly used window treatments around. This is because of the compromise they bring between practicality and beauty. They not only look stellar, but they also offer various functions such as muffling outside noise, providing extra insulation, and blocking sunlight when you don’t want it piercing into your home.

The toughest part about window shutters can sometimes be choosing the type you want. So how do you come to a decision? Here is how you can decide on the window shutters for your house.

What Material Will Your Window Shutters Have?

Usually, window shutters will be made from either plastic or wood. Each material benefits you in different ways, so taking the time to do a little research on both materials is recommended. Plastic tends to be popular when you’re on a tighter budget, while wood can provide a finish that’s more solid. For wood shutters, in particular, keep them out of rooms with high moisture, such as restrooms.

What Function Will Your Window Shutters Serve?

Looks aren’t everything when it comes to window shutters, and you’ll want to think about the function that your shutters will serve in the house. Is your goal to block out sunlight? Maybe you want more privacy in your house. Is added insulation what you’re hoping to get? Are you interested in full-height window shutters? Different types of shutters serve different purposes, so knowing your wants beforehand will help you decide on a style that best suits your wants.

What Color Would You Like?

The last element we want to cover is what color you would want for your window shutters. What color goes well with the rest of your room? Some people prefer vibrant colors that look highly appealing and grab more attention, while others like more subtle colors that don’t have the eye-grabbing characteristics but blend in well with other elements in the area. It comes down to personal taste.

Contact Mike’s Flooring and Design Center

Since Mike purchased the business in 1996, he and his team have helped families like yours throughout Delmarva, Sussex County, DE, and Ocean City, MD. Mike continues to be involved in the day-to-day operations, ensuring the vision you share is the one we help deliver.

Over the years, we have established relationships with local manufacturers, such as Adura, COREtec, and Bruce, who we trust to deliver superior work. Our team will continue to be your point of contact through the entire process to be sure you are completely satisfied.

We also provide “SHOP AT HOME” service.  We will bring samples directly to your home, or should you already know what products you want, we can safely provide you with a “FREE ESTIMATE.”   This allows you the flexibility of not having to be at home for us to do an estimate, nor the installation.  All we will need to know is what areas in your home we would be doing and how we can gain access (hidden key, lock box, coded entry, realtor, neighbor, etc.).  This is tailored around the homeowner who needs to get their unit ready for the season or simply enhancing their home but does not want to leave their home or can’t make it to town (Ocean City, Berlin, Salisbury, Worcester / Wicomico County Maryland & Sussex County Delaware).

This service is not new to us.  We have already been providing this service for our customers for the past 24 years.  With the current situation at hand, we can continue to provide you with your Floor Covering and/or Window Treatment & Design needs along with the “AWESOME SERVICE YOU DESERVE, ALONG WITH PROFESSIONAL, QUALITY INSTALLATIONS.”

Please feel free to contact us at 800-298-9470, or email us at and we will be more than happy to assist you with your project.  Have a wonderful day and STAY HEALTHY!

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