Protecting your home from intruders is simple, as installing roller shutters is the greatest way to secure your family and home. While roller shutters may not be the most visually appealing elements, they come in a wide range of designs and colours, suitable for modern and old homes.
Having roller shutters in most cases will deter potential burglars, so we recommend that they’re closed during night time and when you’re not home. Roller shutters are fitted closely to the doors and windows, there is less of a chance that burglars will attempt to break into a home that have roller shutters.
Even though the first instinct when trying to deter the sun from entering through the windows is to close the blinds, this won’t completely stop the light from entering. Roller shutters are beneficial for winter and summer, as it will keep the warm heat in when the heater is on, while maintaining a cool temperature throughout the warmer months.
Over the years, homes tend to look like they have been damaged by the weather or other factors, roller shutters protect doors and windows, providing year wide protection from severe storms, extreme heat and everything in between. We recommend those on main roads to have roller shutters installed as they are able to reduce the noise coming from a main road or if you have noisy neighbours, shutters can block up to 50% of the sound.
A complete level of privacy is achieved when roller shutters are installed, as you also have complete control of how much sunlight you would like. If roller shutters are not your thing, we recommend other ways to increase the level of safety, such as installing security doors, as this will enable you to have fresh air enter your premises while also keeping your home properly secure. Outdoor blinds are not a form of security, but are a great way to increase the privacy for those who enjoy entertaining.
So have a think about which option would be best suited for you and do your research to find the best deals.