Arched windows are stunning, but they can be tricky to cover with most window treatments. Fortunately, arched shutters are some of the most common specialty window treatments that Sunburst Shutters Boston manufactures. Arched windows, radius windows, semicircle windows – whatever you refer to them as, shutters can be a great fit for them.
See the features and benefits of Boston plantation shutters for arched and curved windows and see if they’re right for your space.
The Benefits of Arched Shutters
What makes shutters a great fit for arched windows? Here’s a few benefits of shutters.
Maintain Your Arched Windows’ Unique Shape
The fact that they’re customized to your specific window is the greatest benefit of plantation shutters. In fact, Sunburst Boston makes use of state-of-the-art software to completely build your shutters, canvasing every curve, angle and inch.
That means that unlike other window treatments, you don’t need to hide your window’s unique shape behind a drab rectangular window treatment. Specialty-shaped windows can make a statement, and shutters let the windows speak for themselves.
Long Lasting Beauty
Good shutters tend to have a long lifespan than fabric window treatments or typical blinds. And their classic aesthetics make them a versatile choice, so there’s no reason to replace them to change the colors and styles in your space.
Polywood® plantation shutters in particular are great for arched windows in spots like the bathroom or kitchen. Polywood is 100% moisture proof, and is backed by a Lifetime Warranty on the material and installation.
Your Options for Arched Shutters in Boston
Your choices for arched shutters are as numerous as the windows in your house. Take a look at the following options.
Materials for Arched Shutters
Sunburst builds custom arched shutters in these materials:
Polywood faux wood shutters - Our best-selling line of shutters. Boston’s most energy-efficient, practical shutters.
Ovation real wood shutters - Made from sturdy and naturally beautiful basswood, Ovation wood shutters bring the look of natural wood to your arched windows.
Louvered Arches vs. Sunburst Arches
For some arched windows, we offer two louver styles: louvered arches and Sunburst arches. The choice comes down to your own personal preference.
FAQs about Arched Shutters
My arched window isn’t a perfect semicircle. Can shutters still fit it?
Absolutely! Sunburst’s shutters are able to fit any window in your home. Our proprietary shutter design software creates each shutter uniquely, mapping out the exact measurements, dimensions, and angles of your window.
How do I measure an arched window for shutters?
Depending on the shape and style of your window, the measuring can be a little tricky. Read through our guide for measuring windows, or just have us measure your windows for youat no charge!
Can I put in shutters around my existing window trim?
They sure can. Our arched shutters are available in a selection mount options, able to fit any window style or existing trim.
Are the louvers on Sunburst arches able to be adjusted?
Yes, the louvers on all of our shutters are adjustable. Unlike with standard louvers, they don’t have a tilt rod to control the louvers, so they can be individually operated by hand.
Call Sunburst Boston for your Arched Window Needs
Get a free in-home consultation on window treatments for your arched windows on your schedule. Just fill out the form below or call Sunburst Boston at 781-352-2205.