The Undeniable Benefits Of Investing In Made To Measure Shutters

As you may already be aware, there are several benefits to installing plantation shutters throughout your home and they are undoubtedly a brilliant upgrade from Venetian blinds. Nowadays, there is such a huge range of different types of shutters on the market too and thankfully, it can be fairly easy to find the perfect window shutter for every room in your home, no matter what your individual preferences may be.

That being said, sometimes, even with an impressive number of shutter ranges to choose from you may struggle to find something that ticks all of your boxes and, when this is the case, you should be able to get a bespoke solution. Experienced shutter companies tend to offer made to measure shutters and it goes without saying that these will be the answer to all of your problems. Made to measure shutters really are incredibly advantageous and below is a list of reasons why they’re worthwhile investing in.

They make the installation process completely hassle-free

Of course, one of the most obvious benefits to opting for made to measure shutters is that they will be incredibly easy to install. Because they will have been made specifically for the windows in your home, you won’t have to worry about whether they’re going to fit or if you’re going to have to make last-minute adjustments before they can be installed.

Unlike ‘off-the-shelf’ alternatives, with made to measure shutters, dressing your windows has never been easier. Even if you have bay windowsroof windows or uniquely shaped windows, your bespoke shutters will always fit perfectly.

They allow you to ensure every element of the design is perfect

When you know exactly what you’re looking for in terms of design, finding shutters that meet all of your wants and needs can feel like an impossible task. Many end up compromising on elements of the design, but you don’t have to with made to measure shutters. You will be in complete control of every single aspect of your shutter design.

A design specialist can provide you with samples of materials, frames and colour swatches, enabling you to put together the perfect combination for your shutters. Instead of having to purchase shutters that you’re not entirely happy with, you can create a design that you love.

They make it easy to dress all the windows in your home

Whether you’d like matching shutters throughout the whole of your home or you’d like unique solutions for each room to complement your interior design, it is much easier to dress all of your windows when you invest in made to measure shutters. As you may expect, your living room will likely need different shutters to your bathroom, and this isn’t a problem with this solution.

You can ensure that everything from the shutter style and material through to the louvre size and finishing touches is perfect for every room, so the window shutters you install will be more than suitable for their intended space.

They prevent a lengthy and frustrating shopping process

Shopping for plantation shutters for your home should be exciting, but scrolling through different products for hours on end searching for something perfect can take all the enjoyment out of the job. When you opt for made to measure shutters, you won’t have to endure this frustrating process and from design through to installation, everything will be hassle-free.

The shopping process isn’t one that you will have to go through again any time soon either. Made to measure shutters are known for being the highest quality and they will last for many years to come. A generous warranty can provide complete peace of mind in this regard too.


Whilst the market is undeniably vast and there are many ‘off-the-shelf’ window shutter designs to choose from, opting for something bespoke is always a brilliant idea and it really can be the best way to get exactly what you’re looking for. Turning to an experienced company for made to measure shutters will make the process of getting window shutters much less stressful and you will definitely thank yourself for doing so.

If you’d like to speak to someone about designing made to measure shutters for your home, please don’t hesitate to contact us here at The Great Shutter Co. We offer an impressive selection of window shutter materials, colours, styles and finishes, and we have something to suit all of our customer’s needs and budgets. Our skilled and knowledgeable team will gladly work with you to create a solution that is perfect for every room in your home and you can trust that you will be in the best hands when you turn to us.