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Can You Install Plantation Shutters Yourself?

Picking premium plantation shutters in Memphis is a long-term investment in your residence. It’s an in-depth process where you’ll take a long amount of time agreeing on the right style, material and color.

When you collaborate with a experienced expert like Louver Shop of Memphis, you’ll receive a friendly local designer to assist you throughout the process. From a free, in-home consultation to smooth professional installation. In addition, you’ll have peace of mind that there is lifetime warranties for parts and service.

When you’re working on it by yourself, you might be inclined to scrimp and put up the shutters on your own. It can’t be that challenging, right? Still, there are several arguments why you shouldn’t skimp on installation.

4 Benefits of Professional Installation for Plantation Shutters

 

1. Ensures Correct Measurements

There are two approaches for installing shutters—interior and exterior mounts. The installation method varies based on what kind of window you are adding them to. If you completed your own measurements and they’re incorrect, you’ll discover the hard way the frame doesn’t fit your window. If the frame doesn’t fit, you’ll be unable to put up your shutters. We provide free pro measurements to help you keep clear of this major frustration.

2. Ensures Secure, Energy-Efficient Fit

Plantation shutters have to fit snugly to your window, and this commonly requires professional help. Not only does this make them look fantastic in your house, it also helps stop light leaking through and enhances energy efficiency. When your shutters are put up correctly, they can help decrease energy expenses while keeping your home cozier throughout the seasons.

3. Avoids Scratching Your Shutters

If you’re installing shutters on a large window, they can be cumbersome and tricky to maneuver on your own. And you may end up damaging your new plantation shutters in the process. If the frame sections aren’t precise, your shutters won’t be even. Or there might be gaps. At Louver Shop of Memphis, all our installers are factory-trained to help you avoid these problems.

4. Helps You Avoid Hassle

Putting up shutters can be frustrating and eat up your free time, specifically when you need to get hardware. Or when the frames are the wrong size and you can’t install your new shutters. Or when your shutters end up crooked, with gaps or uneven sides. You can avoid all of this by collaborating with a plantation shutter expert like Louver Shop of Memphis.

If you want a hassle-free process from beginning to end, reach the Louver Shop of Memphis plantation shutter experts at 888-428-1415 to set your free, in-home consultation today. We’ll help you throughout the process, from choosing the most ideal shutters for your house to giving a fantastic fit during installation.

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