What Are Louvered Shutters?

A modern neutral bedroom with Cream full height wooden shutters

The world of interior design is awash with new and emerging trends. From one-wall kitchens to “Spathrooms”, it can be hard to stay on top of things. Luckily, we’re here to help.

If you’ve found yourself wondering: “What are louvered shutters?”, wonder no longer. Let's take a quick dive into what they are and how California Shutters can help you transform any space with your very own.

The allure of louvered shutters

DIY louvered shutters, known for their adjustable horizontal slats, offer a perfect blend of functionality and style.

The slats, or louvers/louvres, can be tilted to control light, privacy, and airflow, making them an extremely versatile option for any room.

They add a striking element of architectural detail while being highly practical - a rare combination in the world of home décor.

A Natural Stained wooden shutter with 89mm slats and a hidden tilt rod

Oakland 89mm louvers in a natural stain

DIY louvered shutters: A personal touch

Embracing the DIY spirit, California Shutters provides you with louvered shutters that aren’t just stylish but also a fun project you can carry out with ease.

Installing them yourself adds a personal touch to your space and a much-deserved sense of accomplishment. Plus, you get to tailor them exactly to your needs and taste.

And don’t worry if you’re not an experienced DIYer, because our measuring and installing guides keep things nice and simple.

Louvered shutter styles

Amongst our collections of premium shutters, you’re sure to find a style to match your style. Choose from any one of these and you'll see your space transform instantly.

Full height shutters
These extend the full length of your window, providing a sleek and elegant look. Ideal for privacy and light control, they work beautifully in any room.

Café style shutters
Covering just the bottom part of your window, café style shutters are perfect for street-facing windows, offering privacy while still letting in plenty of light.

Tier-on-tier shutters
Offering the best of both worlds, these shutters have separate top and bottom panels that can be opened independently, providing versatile light control and privacy options.

A modern neutral dining room with Cream cafe style wooden shutters

Berkeley café style cream

Why choose louvered shutters?

Besides their obvious style points, DIY louvered shutters have so much to offer the home – or workplace.

Their ability to control light and privacy, along with their timeless appeal, makes them a true standout in any space.

They also increase kerb appeal, adding value to your property in the long term.

Shutters even save you money on your energy bills by keeping your space cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. A true all-rounder.

Get in touch today

Whether you prefer the full coverage of full-height shutters, the charm of café style, or the flexibility of tier on tier, California Shutters has got you covered.

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