Shutter Materials

As shutter specialists we offer an extensive range of material options so you’ll be spoilt for choice when selecting the right one for you. From our budget friendly Craftwood MDF to the luxury of full wood, our vast range has so much to offer including specialty waterproof and Aluminium security products for windows with extra requirements. There’s a material suitable for every budget, and every design.

Craftwood MDF Shutters by Plantation Shutters South

Craftwood MDF Shutters

Craftwood MDF is our most cost effective, entry level material and is popular thanks to its beautiful smooth finish and robust nature. This material is popular for busy homes or areas where shutters might need to be a little sturdier in spaces.

Finishes: 9 Paint colours.
Slat sizes: 47mm, 64mm, 76mm and 89mm.
Price: £200 m²

Hardwood Shutters by Plantation Shutters South

Hardwood Shutters

Hardwood is a high-quality wood material with a smaller price tag. This is a great material choice for those looking for the luxury, lightweight nature of wooden shutters with additional paint finish availability. Wooden panels are fixed with MDF framing to pair the stunning finish of wood panels reducing the overall cost.

Finishes: 23 Paint colours.
Custom colour available for a surcharge.
Slat sizes: 47mm, 64mm, 76mm and 89mm.
Price: £290 m²

Pearlwood Shutters by Plantation Shutters South

Pearlwood Shutters

Pearlwood is one of our most luxurious materials. Pearlwood is a very popular material attracting lavish shoppers looking for lightweight shutters and is one of two materials that our staining options are a possibility. The painted range is made from premium hardwoods and paulowina wood is used for the stunning stained finishes.

Finishes: 23 Paint & 27 Stains colours.
Custom colour available for a surcharge.
Slat sizes: 47mm, 64mm, 76mm and 89mm.
Price: £325 m²

Waterproof Shutters by Plantation Shutters South

Waterproof Shutters

Waterproof shutters are the perfect solution for bathrooms, wet rooms, or areas where your shutters will be exposed to large amounts of moisture. With stainless steel hinges as a standard, these shutters have all the luxury of wooden shutters and more and are the perfect addition to your windows.

Finishes: 22 Paint colours.
Custom colour available for a surcharge.
Slat sizes: 47mm, 64mm, 76mm and 89mm.
Price: £385 m²

Ultra Shutters by Plantation Shutters South

Ultra Shutters

The Ultra material is a perfect solution for larger windows or door areas. The tight grain finish of this wood makes for a beautifully smooth finish and large reinforced framing gives a great structural support to the windows.

Finishes: 23 Paint & 27 Stains colours.
Custom colour available for a surcharge.
Slat sizes: 47mm, 64mm, 76mm and 89mm.
Price: £415 m²

Aluminium Security Shutters by Plantation Shutters South

Aluminium Security Shutters

Aluminium security shutters are the perfect combination of security and style. These shutters offer architectural grade aluminium panels secured by Italian bolt locking systems to secure your windows with the same beautiful aesthetics of shutters. Security never looked so good.

Finishes: 3 Paint colours.
Slat sizes: 89mm.
SALE Price: £725 m² *.
Guide price reflects minimum panel configuration.

What is the best shutter material?

  • Each of our materials have something different to offer and the ‘best one’ for you depends on your requirements. MDF is the most budget friendly choice, our luxury woods are lightweight and well suited to larger windows and our waterproof shutters are perfect for bathrooms. Each material has its own unique finish so a combination of texture, price and the benefits on offer will be the key contributors to your decision making.