Horizon Shutters Blog

Shutter Colors

Selecting shutter colors is a major step to ordering window shutters. Shutters are more than just window treatments; they become architectural elements to any room. When ordering your new shutters, you have two important decisions to make. First, style – traditional or plantation? Just as important as style is finish. As a focal point to […]

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Install Wood Kitchen Shutters

Kitchen shutters often become the focal point of the most popular room in the house. Most homeowners want their windows to appear interesting when others look at them. For people buying a new home or doing some home improvements, the installment of interior shutters in the kitchen windows offer many benefits. Kitchen shutters add a […]

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Indoor Security Shutters on Windows

Security shutters are often unsightly exterior grade metal devices installed to prevent intruders from entering a residence or place of business. Security shutters provide protection for the goods and people inside the building. In safer neighborhoods, standard interior shutters can serve as a significant deterrent for possible trespassers. Window shutters are beneficial for many reasons, […]

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Wooden Coastal Indoor Shutters

Coastal shutters have been installed in thousands of seaside homes across the United States. Open louvers allow for sunlight and ocean breezes to come indoors. The solid structure of coastal shutters blend exceptionally well with the theme and décor of a mainstream nautical home. Your home will benefit from coastal shutters if it is located […]

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Interior Shutters Insulate in Winter

This December has been somewhat moderate, but winter officially begins this week and cold frigid air is sure to come. In winter shutters can serve as a protective barrier from the elements, both physically and visually. Window winter shutters have increased in use over the past few decades. While they may seem a bit pricey, […]

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Shutter Decorations

I have been working to put up all sorts of Christmas shutter decorations recently. My inspiration comes from seeing the Christmas trees go up, driving through the neighborhoods at night admiring lights, and just getting in to the holiday season. I always want to try new and different decorating ideas, and Christmas offers the perfect […]

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Christmas Music – 2013

Every year it seems that the Christmas season passes way to quickly. Preparation for the big event almost overwhelms enjoyment of the holiday. During this 2013 December we will fill our house with Christmas music, which just creates a pleasant atmosphere. We know homes around the country are adorned with trees, lights, wreaths,and garland. Aromas […]

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25 Benefits of Wood Window Shutters

Interior shutters are timeless. Here are 25 benefits of shutters and reasons they have become such a popular addition to American homes. The benefits of shutters are overwhelming and can be a part of your next home improvement project. Interior shutters are a permanent addition to your home, unlike many other treatments which must be […]

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Easily Clean Interior Window Shutters

The phrase “spring cleaning” means little to me. Spring planting, spring window opening, spring running outside, yes. I am ready to spend time outside, not in, when spring finally arrives. But fall is when I’m ready to clean the house. After all, we are gearing up to spend a lot of time inside. It’s time […]

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Shutters Online – 15 Years

This year Horizon Shutters celebrates 15 years of selling solid wood window shutters online. In 1997, Horizon Shutters became the first of its kind to sell custom made interior shutters direct online to homeowners across the United States. In fact, the business is the same age as Google, seven years older than Facebook, and nine […]

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