Why shutters are a great choice for your kitchen

DIY Shutters 17/02/2021 10:35:10 AM

When you love your kitchen, and it’s filled with natural light, and it’s nicely organised, and everything is clean and tidy - cooking can be a dream. But when stepping foot into your kitchen instantly stresses you out, it’s time to make a change!

We can’t help you with your washing-up, but we can help you add some style and function to your kitchen. The best part? You can do it yourself, and we’ll help you with every step of the way.

Whether you’re experienced in DIY projects, or just getting started, an upgrade to kitchen shutters is the perfect way to maximise light in your kitchen while maintaining privacy. Also, with the many different colours and styles we offer, you’ll be able to choose something that suits your existing kitchen’s look, or lays the foundation for something completely new.


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Here’s why kitchen shutters are a worthwhile DIY project

If you’re thinking about getting shutters for your kitchen, and especially if you’re  thinking about doing it yourself, here’s what you need to know first.

A new look

There’s no easier or more effective way to give your kitchen a breath of fresh air. You can buy cheap kitchen shutters that are well-made, and save money on installation by doing it yourself.

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Easy to maintain

Not only are shutters very easy to maintain, but they’re also easy to clean, especially in the kitchen. This is great for when things get out of hand and you’ve got bolognese sauce flying all over the place!

Better light

Lighting is everything when it comes to how a room looks, and the best light is natural light. Kitchen shutters allow you to control how much light gets in throughout the day, which you can easily adjust.

More privacy

If your kitchen faces the neighbour’s garden, the road,  or is in anyone else’s line of sight, it’s nice to have the option to close your kitchen shutters for full privacy. It only takes a moment to adjust and you can still enjoy fresh air even when your shutters are closed.

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Where to get DIY shutters

You could always try to build your own shutters from scratch, but who has the time for that?! Instead, you can simply send us the measurements of your windows, and we’ll custom make your shutters to your exact specifications using quality materials and hardware that will last for many, many years to come. We’ll also help you take perfect measurements too. Email us a photo of your window and we can mark it up with exactly where you should be measuring.

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Is it hard to install kitchen shutters?

Installing shutters is easy, especially since we’ve created our DIY shutter kits to be accessible, easy to assemble, and also quite fun! It’s an empowering project.

Experienced DIY’ers will be able to install our kitchen shutters like it’s second-nature, but even first-timers or less experienced do-it-yourselfers will be amazed at what they’re able to accomplish!
By providing in-depth instructions for every step of the process, and being on-hand to answer any questions you come across, we’ve managed to make this worthy upgrade to your kitchen more accessible than ever before.

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You’re going to love completing this project!

Whether it goes perfectly smoothly, or you need to take a little extra time to look through the instructions or ask us for guidance, before you know it - you’ll have gone from wanting kitchen shutters to having the perfect set!

You’ll sit back and look at your handiwork, and anytime you’re doing something in the kitchen, it’ll feel just a little bit brighter because you’ll know that you did it yourself. That’s something to be proud of!

To sum it all up, with kitchen shutters…

  • You save money, getting high-quality wooden shutters for the price of MDF.

  • You can fully customise them to your exact size, colour and style.

  • You’ll have more control over your privacy and the light that enters your home.

  • Your kitchen will get a whole new look with one easy upgrade.

  • You’ll feel proud of your achievement every time you see your shutters. 

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