The Benefits of Window Shutters

Before we get into the benefits of window shutters, what are they? A window shutter is a solid window covering which conventionally features a frame of vertical stiles and horizontal rails. Set within inside the frame can be louvers. These can be both operable or fixed, horizontal or vertical and can be made from different materials. Let’s get into the benefits of installing these on your windows:

Light Control

With operable louvers, light can be controlled depending on how open or closed they are. This means during the day they can be angled to restrict direct sunlight yet retaining the natural light, so the room is not too dark. On a night they can be fully closed to prevent any unwanted light disturbing your sleep.


This is an important factor if your property is being overlooked or is on a busy street. Even when open to let light in, window shutters still make it harder for people to look through your window. On a night they can be fully closed for your peace of mind.


Window shutters can help with insulation as they provide an extra barrier between the window and the room. This will help keep the heat in and the cold out.

At Kingston Blinds we offer a range of window shutters. If you are interested in what we have to offer, you can browse our collection here. If you have any questions or queries regarding our products, please don’t hesitate to call our Hull office on 01482 407319. Alternatively, you can submit an enquiry to our contact us page here.


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