Entries by heather

A Case Study in Customization of Kirtz Plantation Shutters

Yesterday we finished a plantation shutter installation at a new branch of SNB, a local bank, with national presence.     Just like many of our jobs, this was a “one off” of Kirtz custom shutters.   Let me explain, with some photos to help. Designer Request: Make each window opening appear as one seamless unit, and provide […]

Triangle Windows (aka rake windows) and Plantation Shutters

Architectural Shaped windows such as triangles, arch tops, ovals, circles and hexagons all present many challenges when choosing a window covering. This blog is focusing on triangle shaped, or Rake Top window openings. Plantation Shutters are a great choice for Rake Windows for several reasons You can treat the entire opening, not just the rectangle portion, […]

Walnut Plantation Shutters in Commercial Spaces

This post is about a very special project for Kirtz Shutters.    We just completed installation of walnut shutters for Coach Gundy’s office, the head football coach of Oklahoma State University. Go Pokes! Our company is composed of many individuals who “bleed orange”, no one more so than our owner, Chris.  So needless to say, we felt […]