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Horizon Shutters – Your Questions Answered

Q. Why should i choose Horizon shutters?
All our designers and surveyors have in depth knowledge of plantation shutters and have undertaken extensive training in the UK. We have combined experience of over 12 years within the shutter market. Our fitters are fully trained installers and have many years experience in shutters. The shutters we supply are the best on the market and supplied from the leading manufacturer. We can supply references from existing customers to the quality of our workmanship and product.

Q. Are plantation shutters expensive?
Shutters in general are not expensive,if you consider they eliminate blinds and curtains. We have fitted shutters that have been less expensive than the curtains they have replaced and will outlive any other window covering. Also if you consider the value they add to your home as a permanent fixture.
We can quote you over the phone if you have accurate sizes before you organize a free design consultation.

Q. How long do shutters take?
Our normal time is between 8 and 10 weeks from point of order to being installed. We have an option for quicker lead times but does add to the cost.

Q. Why should i choose shutters over blinds?                                                       Shutters are a fixture and add value to your property as against a blind that adds no value to your property.
In studies done in USA homes with shutters not only sold quicker but customers saw their investment back at time of sale.
They are thermally efficient and help your house retain the heat and reduce heating costs.
Plantation shutters are also extremely child safe and have no loose cords so you can have peace of mind with young kids.

Can we see some of your recent installations?
Yes,we update our facebook page with some of our recent work and we can supply references from customers.
We can arrange viewings from time to time if required.
Our designers can discuss with you during your free no obligation quotation.

How do i go about organizing a design consultation and what’s involved?
It’s easy,pick up the phone and call our freephone number.We will do the rest.
The design consultation normally lasts about an hour,we asses your requirements and what way you wan’t to use your shutters,we then survey your window’s,This will then allow us to help you choose the option that will suit you best for your needs.
We can discuss any question’s you have and we will leave you with a quote.
Most companies don’t know really whats capable of the product,that’s why we are different.
All our designers have years experience in Plantation Shutters design and have in depth knowledge of our products.
All designers have undergone full training in the UK from our supplier and don’t employ any hard sell tactics.
We will demonstrate why our shutter’s are the best on the market and supplied from the market leader.
Not all shutter’s sold in Ireland are the same,they vary in quality from construction to paint.
Shutter’s are no different to most things in life “you get what you pay for”.