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WHY OUR FAUX WOOD SHUTTERS?
Poly faux wood shutters offer the highest performance at a reasonable price. This unique blend of materials and finish resists warping, shrinking, moisture absorption and other problems common to solid wood shutters.
Our faux wood finish stands up to chipping scuffing, peeling, inks, chipping, and general deterioration, and it incorporates a unique UV inhibitor to avoid color fading. It is offered in 2 1/2 ″ and 3 1/2 ″ louver sizes.
- They are crafted with the finest solid Poly components using the latest modern technology.
- Strengthened louvers and stiles
- Moisture and humidity resistant
- Insulates 65% better than wood
- Will not yellow, crack, chip, crack, or twist.
- Eco-Friendly (Green).
- Flame Retardant NFPA 701 Certified.
- Antimicrobial Certified.
- Resistant to UV Rays.
- Pest Resistant.
- Five Hinge Finishes
- Cut-Outs for French Doors
- Many Designer Frame Choices
- Specialty Designs (any shape, any size, and any window)
- Tilt Rod Selection (standard, hidden, off-set)
Faux wood shutters provide the distinctive appearance of wood utilizing a solid polymer material to increase energy efficiency, sturdiness, and durability.
FAUX WOOD SHUTTERS 101
There are many shutter materials and options to learn about, so we have included some videos with detailed information. We believe an educated consumer makes the best consumer.
FAUX WOOD SHUTTERS
A common inquiry from shoppers what’s faux wood shutters? Faux is a French word meaning imitation or fake. Faux wood shutters are even referred to as polysynthetic, and poly faux wood shutters.
MDF shutters are an economical shutter that meets the requirements of many property owners wanting plantation shutters. MDF Shutters are referred to as composite shutters.
PVC shutters are limited in colors but have the right colors for most homes.
The typical name for PVC shutters is generally Vinyl Shutters. PVC is a type of plastic known as polyvinyl chloride.
Deco frame is merely a particular type of framing created for face mount or outside mount shutters. This specific frame is used generally when a window is out of square, has a shallow inset jamb, tilt in windows or out of square windows.
A stile merely is the up and down section related to the shutter panel. The astragal stile is utilized to close the space in between a pair of shutter panels. The astragal is a feature that laps over the gap between butting shutter panels.
By having split tilt, one can easily regulate separate segments of plantation shutters individually, when it comes to ideal lighting control. This particular choice is typically no charge from the majority of shutter manufacturers. Split tilt is different from mid-rail as well as divider rail options.
Hidden tilt is not the very same as rear tilt. The hidden tilt feature is hidden inside the stile, thus is concealed while the rear tilt mechanism can be noticed connected to the rear of the louvers.
Making use of divider rails provides stability to shutter panels. Interior shutter divider rails are often referred to as mid rails since they are in the middle or half of the panel.