Are you thinking about getting shutters for patio doors? If so, we can assist you in identifying the most suitable design for you. Read on to learn more about these door coverings.
Shutters offer an excellent solution for both modern folding, sliding and classic double French doors. This is since, when fitted on a track, they can be moved aside to expose the view. Furthermore, shutters are very aesthetically pleasing, which is essential if you are designing an open plan area with other windows requiring coverings.
Moreover, shutters enable you to manage the lighting and privacy of the space. If you want to keep away from time consuming cleaning processes, this form of window covering is ideal. You will only need to give the slats a wipe or light dusting every once in a while. You will also be pleased to know that window coverings can help you to save on your energy bills and have great insulative properties.
Though it may appear difficult, there are various, simple methods for fitting patio doors.
One option, which is most appropriate for wide expanses, includes installing window coverings on a track system. This involves the door coverings being joined to metal rails, at the shutter peak, foot or both. This can be attained by joining a small metal risen disk to the top of the shutters. This connects with a metal rail which then secures the positioning of the shutters. This step is vital for coverings that exceed a set width to make sure they operate as they are supposed to.
Since it is integral that you join your shutters up with a tracked shutter system, the only sort of window coverings appropriate for track shutters is full height plantation. These window coverings cover the full height of your window with a singular panel. The slat within these systems can be divided with a mid rail. This can be positioned at a regular distance from the floor or in line with the handle. So you are aware, the mid rail is a length of wood that spans the panel, enabling two sections of slats to function independently.
If the handles on the inside of your door are bulky, this could affect the position of the window coverings and the way in which they need to be fitted. This should be taken into consideration throughout the measuring process. Furthermore, if your sliding doors fold into your room, certain shutters may not be suitable. Get in touch with our experienced team where we can discuss our products before you make an order.
Please do not hesitate to get in touch with our friendly team today for further information on coverings for patio doors or to arrange an estimate. We look forward to hearing from you.