Types of Plantation Shutters

Plantation shutters can transform any room in your home from cookie-cutter style to classic elegance. Deciding the right plantation shutters for your home can be a difficult decision because there are so many different options. Luckily, Hunter Douglas offers three types of plantation shutters to fit your personal style: the Heritance® collection, the NewStyle® collection and the Palm BeachTM collection. The design experts at Designer Accents At Home can help you decide which Hunter Douglas plantation shutters would match your home’s needs in Cleveland and the surrounding areas. Our expansive showroom allows you to see, touch, and operate all three types of the plantation shutters from Hunter Douglas before you buy. Contact our design experts today to learn more about the Heritance®, the NewStyle®, and the Palm BeachTM plantation shutters in Northeast Ohio.


Handcrafted from real hardwood, the Heritance® collection are the classic hardwood shutters that most people would recognize. The Heritance® shutters combine Truemill® dovetail construction with real hardwood material for increased joint strength and durability, which leads to a long lifetime for the shutters. These classic shutters can be painted or stained many different colors, with six different available finishes, including glazed, glazed and burnished, classic distressed, heirloom distressed, rustic, and textured. All six furnish options are coated with Integra for a high luster finish and long-lasting color durability. The Integra finish also reduces the overall maintenance required to keep the Heritance® shutters looking pristine! To top it all off, Hunter Douglas will donate to the Arbor Day Foundation for each Heritance® shutter that is purchased.


For a one-of-a-kind hybrid shutter, look no further than the NewStyle® collection! The NewStyle® shutters combine real wood with modern-day materials for increased resistance and durability, while still maintaining the natural wood grain appearance. These shutters are also made with Truemill® dovetail construction for added joint strength and durability. The NewStyle® shutters can be designed in a many different colors with a Finetech® Finish for a smooth, satin, long-lasting finish. Thanks to the combination of the material and finish, this collection is low maintenance, with very little cleaning or upkeep required. The NewStyle® plantation shutters are a great addition to any home because of their classic look and their modern-day construction materials.

Palm BeachTM

Crafted from UV resistant polysatin compounds, the Palm BeachTM plantation shutters are a modern marvel. This specifically designed man-made material is guaranteed to never crack, chip, discolor, fade, peel or warp. Also, unlike most other shutters, the Palm BeachTM shutters have louvers designed with interior aluminum bracing and resin blocks for increased stability and strength. The Palm BeachTM plantation shutters are ideal for bathrooms, kitchens, or other high-moisture environments because the material is water resistant. These shutters are finished with DuraLuxTM Finish, which is a low-maintenance, scratch and dent-resistant finish, so they will never require sanding, staining or painting. The Palm BeachTM shutters are a great addition to any kitchen or bathroom in your home thanks to their UV resistant polysatin material construction.