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Plantation Shutter Installation in Casement Windows

Casement windows offer one of the most complicated installation concerns of any type of window. There are several options for fitting a casement window with plantation shutters.  Lets consider them all. Direct Hinge This is when a shutter hinges directly into the window jamb.  You need enough depth in the window jamb (about 1 1/4″ for […]

What makes a good plantation shutter design?

Kirtz Plantation Shutters are all custom designed and produced.  So when you choose to order plantation shutters from Kirtz Shutters, you have a variety of  shutter layout and design options.  Two major areas for discussion are — How do I choose a louver size?  And how many shutters should I put in each opening? First, let’s talk about louver […]