Exterior house shutters are manufactured from materials such as aluminum, vinyl, wood and fiberglass. Composite exterior shutters are constructed from engineered materials that are durable and versatile. While it is commonly thought that composite material is an inferior substitute for natural materials, today’s composites are an attractive and affordable alternative that come in a variety of styles and colors. Depending on the level of customization, composite exterior shutters cost approximately $26 to $200 or more per shutter.
You may want Bahama shutters if you live in a coastal or tropical area. Bahama shutters are hinged at the top and provide storm protection and security as well as enhance the beauty of your home. If you want a rustic or country look, you may prefer board and batten shutters. This type of shutter can have a quarter round or elliptical arch with a z-pattern batten, two or three battens or none at all. Raised panel shutters or flat panel shutters with one to three panels are another option. For a more traditional look, standard and central rail louvered shutters are a good choice. Learn more in this Architectural Depot product video:
Azek is a leading brand cellular PVC that will not cut, rot, warp, split or twist. Azek shutters are an ideal choice for garage door jambs and hot tub surround as they do not absorb moisture and can be used in direct contact with the ground or with masonry. These shutters come in standard white but can be painted in any color.
Winworks shutters are made from a high-pressure wood composite up to 1 1/4 inches thick that is coated by an automotive quality paint process. These shutters come with a ten-year warranty and are available in 40 colors and in contemporary, transitional, raised panel, board and batten and faux louver styles.
Composite exterior shutters are also sold by Hooks and Lattice, Larson Shutters and Shutter Shack. Be sure to check out different products and compare prices online before making your purchase to help your find the right shutters at the right price.
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