Home is where we feel the safest. As such, window shutters and blinds do a great job of increasing your privacy inside your home. Aluminium Shutters are also great at increasing the security of your home in multiple ways.
Adding protection to your windows
We always focus on locking the doors but our windows are the real target of people with bad intentions. Think about it – if you wanted to break into someone’s house, would you choose the reinforced door or the easily breakable window?
Most of us have multiple security measures on our doors. You probably have a lock or two and the door is probably made out of a tough material. Now look at your window. It is closed by a simple latch and it is made of glass, one of the easiest materials to break. It would take someone seconds to break a window pane and climb in.
Although you can board up your windows if you really want to shut the entrance, but then you lose the windows. You can’t have a comfortable home if it doesn’t have any windows for the sake of ventilation. That’s where shutters come in.
The shutters keep your home safe by making it very hard to get in from the window. Breaking a shutter is much, much harder as compared to a bare window. That’s why you see shutters in so many secure buildings. Roller blinds do an even better job but they are for complete closure. There are many other window blinds and shutters which do the same without needing to completely board up the windows.
When you have shutters at your home, you can close them or open them whenever you want and get all the protection that you would get by boarding all your windows up, but without losing any of the functionality of the window. It doesn’t get any better than that.
Don’t be an easy target
Here’s another thing you need to think about – criminals always go for the easy target. They want to target the house that will be the easiest to get into. If you get shutters for your home, then your house will be the one that all criminals will steer clear of. It’s the little things like this that make all the difference.
Shutters can look great too
One reason people don’t like shutters is that they may look a bit too industrial at times. That isn’t what you’ll find when you visit Empire Window Furnishings. We have one of the largest collection of window blinds and shutters in Sydney. This means that you will be able to find shutters that look great and fit in well with your home. The shutters we have were made to ensure that the homes look great. They come in many different colours and many different materials. You can get traditional looking shutters in wood or you can get them in black for a sleeker look, or in any of the many colours you will find in our collection.
If you want to increase the security of your home while at the same time increasing its beauty, you need to talk to our team at Empire Window Furnishings Sydney. Just head on over and you will receive recommendations on the best window blinds and shutters you can possibly buy. We have colours, designs, and types of blinds that you’ve never seen before. You’ll walk out with something that is perfect for your home.