Shutter Configuration

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Plantation shutters, even once you have chosen the wood, louvre size, control option and style then need to be configured for your window. There will be a balance of our recommendations for your type of window, a few design constraints depending on the style, but the majority of the choice of configuration will be down to yourself. By the configuration we mean the way the shutter panels will open. Below are some of the more common opening configurations

How do window shutters work?

When we say configuration, we mean the way in which the shutter panels will open. Our bespoke plantation shutters aren't just available in one style, there are various combinations you can choose to tailor the windo shutter blinds to your home. To give you an idea of what we can offer, below are some of the more common opening configurations.

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Panel config L

One single door that hinges on the left and opens to the left.

Panel config R

One single door that hinges on the right and opens to the right.

Panel config LR

Doors that hinge one to the right and one to the left.

Panel config LL

Two bi-fold bespoke plantation shutters that open to the left. This can also be RR with the two bi-folds opening to the right.

Panel config LLR

Two bi-fold window shutter blinds that open to the left and a single door to the right. This can also be LRR with the single door opening to the left and the two bi-folds opening to the right.

Panel config LLRR

Two bi-fold shutters that open to the left and two bi-fold doors that open to the right.

Panel config LRTLR

Two shutters that open left and right, a t-post and then two shutters that open left and right.

Panel config LTLTL

One window shutter blind opening to the left, a t-post, one shutter opening to the left, a t-post, one shutter opening to the left. This can be reversed with right opening RTRTR

Panel config LTRRTR

One shutter opening to the left, a t-post, bi-folding panels to the right, a t-post, one shutter opening to the right.

Panel config LTRTR

One shutter opening to the left, a t-post,one panel to the right, a t-post, one shutter opening to the right.

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