Why Basswood Plantation Shutters?
Plantation Shutters will almost certainly be the preferred window covering for generations to come, one of the few products you can add to your home that is looked at as an asset, and increases the value of that home. Just like furniture, wood should always be the preferred choice.
STRENGTH – North American Basswood has the strongest weight to strength ratio of hardwood.
DURABILITY – Properly kiln dried to a 6% moisture content, Basswood is very straight and will not warp or crack.
INSULATION - 1” of wood has the insulation qualities of 6” of brick or 14” of concrete. (www.myinfou.com)
Why are Wood Shutters the best window treatment?
If you are searching for a window treatment that lasts beyond 25 years, saves you real dollars on your energy bills, and looks magnificent on your windows, shutters are the choice for your home.Interior plantation shutters are one of the most energy efficient window dressings that you can use. They will help reduce heat loss in the winter months and reduce heat gain in the summer. Shutters are excellent insulators and will trap the cold air between your shutter and the window. When it comes to control over privacy and light, plantation shutters are unmatched. And with their large louvers, Basswood plantation shutters give your space a clean in vogue feel whether they’re closed or open.
How long do Wood Shutters last?
Wood Shutters last the lifetime of your home-over 50 years!That’s why they are a permanent fixture that boosts your home’s resale value.
How do I clean my Wood Shutters?
Plantation shutters are a piece of cake to clean compared to blinds, shades and draperies. Gently tilt them open and dust them like furniture – or wipe smudges with a damp cloth. There is no need to use any cleaners or chemicals.
Do Plantation Shutters Increase the value of my home?
Plantation Shutters are an investment that allows temperature control, energy efficiency, and privacy. They are custom manufactured and installed on your windows to become permanent fixtures. Not only are they charming and energy saving, but plantation shutters also increase the value of your home.
How long does it take to get shutters from consultation to installation?
The entire plantation shutter process, from your initial consultation to putting your shutters in, usually takes approximately six to eight weeks on average. The process takes this long because we strive to build 100% custom shutters for your windows. Doing that requires us to take exact
measurements, utilize sophisticated software to design them, and hand-craft your custom shutters, then installed by a licensed professional.
How do I schedule an appointment?
We offer a total shop-at-home experience. We typically send one of our reps to you to get window measurements, show you your options, and give you a quote. The in-home consultation is 100% free. That’s the most effective way to start a shutter project. If you only want a ballpark estimate, you can submit your window measurements through our contact form, or give us a call at 480-489-6620.
Can I install the shutters myself?
If you’re a seasoned handyman, you’re probably familiar with some of the processes involved in installing shutters. However, DIY shutters may be a tad complex for most homeowners. Our recommendation is to leave the installation to our certified and insured professionals, so you won’t be at risk of damaging your shutters, your windows, or any other part of your home.
Why should I choose LMR Custom Shutters?
LMR Custom Shutters is a small family owned and operated custom plantation shutter manufacturer. We use state of the art machinery, and second to none craftsmanship to produce top quality solid wood shutters built to outlast the life of your home!
We hand craft wood shutters in all shapes, sizes, and openings for your home right here in Phoenix AZ!
All of our work comes standard with a transferable lifetime warranty! We take pride in every project and stand behind our work, only using the finest hand selected stain grade lumber, grown from American soil! We never use, or promote any foreign imports, or chemical bi-products simply to increase profit.
Our philosophy and belief is to always put our clients best interest before our own financial gain! A principle that we have been following and practicing from the beginning. We solely specialize in custom building wood shutters from start to finish, to maximize our products quality, and enhance our customer service!Call us today for your free in-home consultation and see for yourself why most of our work comes from referrals!