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Shutters Up Or Down For Light?

Shutters Up or Down for Light?

You'd think plantation shutters would be relatively straightforward. From the outside they look simple and easy to operate, but as our post about how to open shutters demonstrated, there's a lot of choices to make behind the scenes. Today we'd like to demonstrate when and why you would tilt your…

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Shutters For Curved Bay Windows

Shutters for curved bay windows

Bay windows come in many shapes and sizes, but with the exception of box bay windows, they all have beautiful curves that stand apart from the house. You can read more about identifying the type of bay window in your home elsewhere on our website but today we're focusing mostly…

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Electric Blinds From The Shutter Studio

Electric Blinds from The Shutter Studio

The latest addition to our blinds range are our motorised blinds. These innovative roller blinds come in the same fabrics as our manual range but are controlled using a remote control. You can control each blind individually or move all of them together but either way the smooth control system…

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Easter Opening Times – The Shutter Studio

Easter Opening Times - The Shutter Studio

Spring is finally here and it's sunny outside when we finish fitting! It must be Easter. If you're planning to visit us over the bank holiday weekend please see our opening times below: Shirley Showroom Friday 30th March - Closed Saturday 31st March - Open 10am to 4pm Monday 2nd…

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Made To Measure Angled Radiator Cover By The Carpentry Studio

Made to Measure Angled Radiator Cover by The Carpentry Studio

Are you aware the The Shutter Studio has a specialist carpentry division? The Carpentry Studio is still in its early days but we've already been fitting radiator covers, bespoke wardrobes and alcove units for over five years. With our carpentry more and more in demand we've opened a specialist carpentry…

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Can Plantation Shutters Be Opened?

Can plantation shutters be opened?

They may look as though they don't but, unless requested, all plantation shutters open. You can even remove fixed plantation shutters from the window when necessary, to allow for cleaning. But, as everything to do with plantation shutters is customisable you have a few opening options to choose from. It's…

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Wooden Shutters In West Wickham

Wooden Shutters in West Wickham

If you live in West Wickham, or considering a property in the area, why not put plantation shutters up there on the list of things to consider! West Wickham is part of the leafy borough of Bromley which consists of 1920 & 1930 properties with agreeable sized gardens giving it…

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Shutters On Leaded Windows?

Shutters on leaded windows?

If you're considering shutters but aren't sure how they would look against your leaded windows we're here to tell you that it can be done! Many of our clients were initially worried that having horizontal shutters slats running across their windows would clash with diamond leading or georgian bars, but…

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Fitted Wardrobes With The Carpentry Studio

Fitted Wardrobes with The Carpentry Studio

The main complaint you will find in every house is the lack of storage and that’s where The Carpentry Studio can help. We work with you to design and build perfect, bespoke storage solutions to transform your home. Since the launch of The Carpentry Studio, we have seen a surge…

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MDF Or Hardwood Shutters?

MDF or Hardwood Shutters?

One of the first decisions you will need to make about your perfect shutters will be the material you'd like to use. The Shutter Studio offers five different materials, including four different wooden options. This can get overwhelming fast, especially when starting your shutter journey. MDF shutters will always work…

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