Plastic Exterior Shutters - PVC Shutters

Using plastic exterior house shutters

Plastic exterior shutters are an affordable way to enhance the outside of your house. Plastic pvc shutters add detail and interest to buildings with windows that need additional detail. Plastic exterior shutters are durable and weather resistant and come in a number of different colors. They are usually designed withstand intense sunlight and extreme temperate climate conditions.

plastic window shuttersPlastic shutters are easy to install. Usually they can be screwed or bolted directly to the outside face of the building or house within minutes. They are not made to be functional, as are wood exterior shutters. Plastic pvc shutters are usually designed and molded with a wood grain look. While it may be easy to tell the shutters are plastic close-up, they are very attractive from only a few yards away and look like perfect shutters.

Plastic exterior pvc shutters are very affordable for customers on a budget. They are made in stock or standard sizes, so the manufacturing process can be streamilned and you have a builders edge. The standard size exterior shutters can be made and shipped quickly. Plastic pvc exterior shutters are usually offered in fixed louvers, raised panel, board and batten, and combination louver and raised panel exterior shutters.

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While vinyl exterior shutters are offered in many colors, sometimes a more precise color is needed. Most companies offer a "paint yourself" color that can be painted with a spray paint made to adhere to plastic.


Plastic exterior shutters can be found in a number of home improvement stores. However, online companies generally sell high-quality plastic exterior shutters at a discount. The advantages of using an online company include a larger selection of sizes and styles (fixed louvers, raised panel, or board and batten), purchasing the vinyl shutters without leaving your house, and the ability to have the shutters shipped directly to your door. Local companies will usually need to order the size and color you select, then you will need to return to the store to pick them up.

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