Entries by heather

Eyebrow Window with Plantation Shutters

A Kirtz Shutter on an eyebrow arched window is one of my favorite applications.  There is no other window treatment that comes close to offering the same amount of functionality and beauty. The homeowner for this shutter project wanted a way to block more light than her current treatment allowed.  After seeing the Kirtz Shutter […]

Plantation Shutters for 1/2 Circle Window

Arch windows that are full half circles often represent a challenge for homeowners.   These windows, which add architectural interest, often sit above large rectangle windows.  By treating only the lower window sun damage and light control can often continue to be an area of concern. Kirtz Shutters builds only the finest of custom plantation shutters, […]

Mixing Finishes on your Plantation Shutters

After several years of a love affair with dark, rich woodwork we are having several requests to help homeowners “lighten up” a room with there plantation shutters. Given the size of investment made when purchasing a plantation shutter, there is often a concern of future regret by the homeowner. My professional opening on that matter […]