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Interior Shutters: The Best Patio Door Window Treatment in Charlotte

September 17, 2020

No matter if your patio doors are a sliding glass door or trendy French doors, a trait they share is their big glass panes that offer you a fantastic view of the outside. However, that much glass may cause issues, such as heat loss, privacy, and sun glare. That's why you need a quality window cover to get the most out of your windows.

Read about why plantation shutters are the preferred patio door window treatments in Charlotte and how they can resolve these annoying challenges!

The Most Functional Sliding Door Window Treatments For Charlotte

Sliding patio doors in Charlotte.

Sliding glass doors are a common patio door for many homeowners in Charlotte. True to their name, sliding patio doors usually include at least two full windows, one of which slides over the other. While they allow in plenty outside light, they are also some of the most difficult doors to find treatments for. A lot of glass means a lot of heat loss and privacy concerns -- and then there’s the sun glare if your backyard faces east or west.

The most effective sliding glass patio door window treatments in Charlotte are plantation shutters. These shutters don’t attach to the door itself but rather slide in front of it. When sun glare becomes an annoyance, just slide the shutters in front of the door and adjust the louvers to direct light -- or shut them entirely for the most privacy. The majority of sliding door shutters are built from a wood substitute, such as our Polywood® shutters, so you even get energy-efficiency benefits.

Sliding door shutters provide longevity and functionality, thereby allowing continual traffic in and out of the patio. The most common design of shutters on a sliding door is Bypass. Bypass shutters move behind each other on a track to open the entryway.

The Best French Door Window Covers For Charlotte

Patio Doors with Plantation Shutters in Charlotte

If you lack a sliding glass door opening out to your patio, you may have another common door type: French doors. This type of entryway includes double doors that open apart from each other. The result can be a bit more impressive than a sliding glass or regular door, but they share identical problems. Substantial sheets of glass permit energy loss and sun glare.

It is no wonder that wood substitute plantation shutters also are the preferred French door window treatments in Charlotte. They have the same style, durability, and energy-efficiency that sliding door shutters feature, except they can attach right onto the French door frame. Consequently, your French door plantation shutter functions a lot more like your standard window shutters, and you don’t need to slide them aside to walk through the door.

Sunburst Shutters Charlotte Has The Ideal Window Treatments For Your Patio Doors

Whether you intend to upgrade a sliding glass door, French doors, or a normal window door, Sunburst Shutters Charlotte has you covered. We’ll show you how our Polywood shutters will lend your patio doors the energy-efficiency and style they deserve. Reach us today at 980-231-1116 or fill out the form below to schedule your free in-home or virtual consultation.

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