How Shutters Enhance Your Home

Shutters are a beautiful and unique window alternative.

Shutters are a beautiful and unique window alternative. If you’re thinking about ways to enhance your home but don’t care for the aesthetics of blinds and curtains, then no look no further! Fisher Lumber partners with Andersen Windows to provide homeowners with excellent, expert window treatments. Are you a homeowner that’s intrigued by the idea of adding shutters to your home but undecided? There are many benefits behind making this style selection! Keep reading to learn about the benefits!

Noise Reduction and More Privacy

Living on a busy street means that a lot of noise flows into your home. Shutters help to reduce noise, and they also ensure that people can’t peep in on your property. If you want a division between your rooms but still want to keep the sunshine in, research louvered shutters.


This window treatment option is durable and lasts a long time. Shutters serve the purpose of adding a protective barrier over your windows, meaning that replacing them won’t have to happen often, if at all. They’re also very affordable and can match the color scheme of your home effortlessly. If your design style is vintage, shutters can add a Victorian aesthetic to your home.


Speaking of aesthetics, how stylish shutters are is hard to debate. The plantation-style has louvers or slats that vertically rotate. They come in a multitude of style choices and colors. Solid shutters, on the other hand, are the better option for blocking light and adding privacy. However, they do have a classic aesthetic as well if you own an older home.

Invaluable Value

Are you thinking about selling your home eventually? Having the best window treatments is a major attraction. Windows can enhance a home or take away its curb appeal depending on its design. Also, what some homeowners do is rent out their home to make extra cash. AirBNB is an example of this method. Shutters make a home marketable.

More on Andersen Windows

Want to see just how beautiful Andersen Windows are and how many fantastic choices you have? Come to our designer, showroom. Andersen is the biggest window manufacturer in North America. If you’re also thinking about upgrading your interior or exterior doors as well, Anderson is also the largest door manufacturer. Here at Fisher Lumber, we’re a one-stop-shop.

Depend on Leland Fisher Lumber For Your Lumber and Hardware Needs!

Leland Fisher Lumber is full-service lumber and hardware supplier. We’ve serviced homeowners and professional contractors in Montgomery County, Howard County, and Frederick County since 1894! Whether you want to remodel your home or upgrade your business, we have the professionalism and expertise to make any architectural vision come to life.

Be sure to visit Fisher Lumber’s Designer Showroom featuring displays of Andersen Windows, Therma-Tru entry doors, Simpson and Masonite exterior doors, as well as a wide selection of interior doors featuring Simpson, Masonite, Lemieux and JELD-WEN.  Our knowledgeable experts are ready to assist you!  Contact us at 301-424-6500 and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

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