Will a Plantation Shutter improve my home value?
It depends on the quality of plantation shutter that you purchase for your home. The shutters offered by Danmer are made to last for as long as your home, so they can add value to your home as well as beauty. One of the main value features is that they can make your home more energy efficient by preventing sunlight from heating the room in the summer and insulating from drafts in the winter.
Is there a safer alternative to a wooden Plantation Shutter?
That depends on what you mean by the word safer. Are you talking about safer for the environment? If that is the case, you can get a plantation shutter made from Thermalite. These shutters are offered by Danmer Custom Shutters and are made from an environmentally safe material. It is non-toxic, flame retardant and water resistant. It can also help reduce your energy costs, which reduces your carbon footprint.