Roller shutters are the best solution to protect your home in many ways. They are durable, economical, and highly functional and come in many designs to enhance your home’s contemporary look.
A roller shutter is a type of window or door shutter that consist of several horizontal slats or in some cases, even web system or bars, hinged together. Unlike other shutters, roller coaster comes with a flexible opening and closing system that is both easy to use and effective to provide complete protection to your residential as well as commercial space.
Roller Shutters Provide Exceptional Home Security
The biggest advantage of roller shutters is that it provides visible deterrent immediately and protect the home against vandalism and burglary.
Moreover, if the roller shutters, especially the insulated ones, are fitted closely with the window, they prevent the house from intruders. Another widely known and familiar method of securing the home is by using the roller doors. These doors are made of many blinds and are flexible.
The metal used for these doors include aluminum, galvanized steel, and shock-resistant plastic that enhances its protective capability.
Getting through a roller shutter is not only hard but it is something that only a few intruders, determined and equipped with proper tools, can attempt successfully. Whereas determined intruders may still get through, shutter allows the onlookers more time to raise the safety alarms.
If you use roller shutters for commercial building, electrically operated shutters are used as a means of monitoring and controlling access to a building by only authorized employees, allocated with keypad codes or operator fobs – adding an additional safety measure.
Roller Shutters are Energy Efficient
Roller shutters are excellent energy savers. During the winter season, the loss of heat is significantly reduced due to the air cushion between the roller shutter and window. Similarly, during the days of scorching sun, roller shutters reduce the need of consistent air conditioning to maintain internal temperature and facilitate and maintaining the temperature.
Block the Sun and Heat
Roller shutter prevents the sunlight and this eventually stops the fading of furnishings and carpets as it acts as a durable protective barrier for your window frames. Moreover, the protective shutter help deflecting the flying debris in severe weather conditions such as a storm or heavy rain, also deflecting bushfire’s embers.
Value for Money
The use of roller shutters saves your energy bills. The cost of cooling and heating your home is reduced substantially throughout the year. Hence, this product is a perfect investment for you. Use roller shutter and along with reducing the energy cost, you also prevent your house from many damaging environmental effects.
Shutters insulate the space against noise too. They reduce the noise by up to 50% and give you a peaceful, quiet and comfortable environment to relax or work.
Roller shutters save you a lot of money in terms of low maintenance cost of windows. Due to this protective layer, windows remain cleaned and damaged free for a longer period of time. Shutters prevent window damage by preventing the debris and dust which otherwise directly affect the window glass or its harm the frame.
Nonetheless, roller shutters are secure, comfortable and an environmentally friendly addition to your space. While they can be availed in a variety of color from brown, grey, white, cream, sand, green, black, beige or even red, these coatings also come with a five-year warranty.
In extension to standard models, if you buy these roller shutters from a reputable source, you can get them, with a number of variations—tailored to be more effective in some special circumstances.
Roller shutters enhance your privacy by blocking the view outsiders have into your home. Shutters are available in a wide variety of colours and styles customised to the design of your exterior. Call Empire Window Furnishings at 1300 950 950 or visit our Beverly Hills showroom.