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Can You Install Plantation Shutters Yourself?

Ordering long-lasting plantation shutters in Denver is a lasting in your home. It’s a detailed process where you’ll spend a long amount of time determining the ideal style, material and color.

When you partner with a experienced pro like Louver Shop of Colorado, you’ll be paired with a friendly area designer to help you throughout the process. From a free, in-home consultation to seamless professional installation. In addition, you’ll feel good knowing there is lifetime warranties for parts and service.

When you’re handling it by yourself, you might be enticed to skimp and hang the shutters yourself. It can’t be that hard, right? Nonetheless, there are a few explanations why you shouldn’t skimp on professional installation.

4 Perks of Skilled Installation for Plantation Shutters

 

1. Provides Accurate Measurements

There are two procedures for installing shutters—interior and exterior mounts. The installation method can vary depending on what model of window you are fitting them to. If you completed your own measurements and they’re wrong, you’ll find out the hard way the frame doesn’t work with your window. If the frame doesn’t work, you won’t be able to put up your shutters. We provide free expert measurements to help you avoid this huge frustration.

2. Provides Secure, Energy-Efficient Fit

Plantation shutters should fit snugly to your window, and this usually requires professional help. Not only does this make them look good in your residence, it also helps block light leaks and enhances energy efficiency. When your shutters are put up properly, they can help lower utility bills while keeping your house comfier throughout the year.

3. Avoids Scratching Your Shutters

If you’re installing shutters on a big window, they can be cumbersome and hard to work with by yourself. And you might wind up scratching your new shutters in the process. If the frame sections aren’t correct, your shutters won’t be level. Or there may be gaps. At Louver Shop of Colorado, all our installers are factory-trained to help you avoid these problems.

4. Helps You Avoid Hassle

Hanging shutters can be a hassle and eat up your free time, particularly when you need to buy hardware. Or when the frames are the wrong size and you can’t hang your new shutters. Or when your shutters end up lopsided, with gaps or uneven sides. You can prevent this by partnering with a window treatment expert like Louver Shop of Colorado.

If you are looking for a frustration-free process from beginning to end, call the Louver Shop of Colorado plantation shutter experts at 888-428-1415 to set your free, in-home consultation right away. We’ll support you during the process, from picking the right shutters for your house to providing a great fit during installation.

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