Our Insulite plantation shutters are custom made in Queensland, manufactured from a premium dense polymer, built to last and look like new for longer. With more than 40 years’ experience in home improvement, our quality shutters, competitive prices, transferrable warranties, and service excellence are some of the many reasons thousands of Australian homeowners choose Modern window shutters. Check out our Melbourne and Sydney options.
Our custom made plantation shutters have the option to have an inbuilt Cleartilt system with no visible control tilt rod to move the louvres. This eliminates the inconvenience of breaking parts. Or a choice of the more economical hidden tilt rod to suit all budgets. All our plantation shutters are made with a reinforced aluminum core for additional strength & durability.
Because our plantation shutters are moisture resistant they are extremely versatile, suited to any room in your house, including wet areas like laundry, bathroom and kitchen.
Modern plantation shutters provide excellent insulation and could reduce your energy costs by up to 35% depending on where you live. In face A recent independent review by Wincover rated our shutters 55% cooling efficiency. Our trained design consultants can make the best recommendations for your home for energy efficiency.
Our plantation shutters are made from non-toxic materials and are highly fire retardant, needing more than 3 times heat than wood or vinyl shutters.
Our old shutters were too dated after we renovated our home. We replaced them with Modern plantation shutters which lifted the look of our entire home and really tied together our renovations. Every time we have friends over they comment on how good they look.
Our kids were struggling to sleep since the sun heated their rooms up so much during the day. Once we installed plantation shutters the problem was solved - we just close them during the day in north facing rooms and our little ones sleep like babies.
We live in an area with a wet, hot and humid climate and our curtains kept getting mouldy. We’d had enough, so we installed Modern’s water resistant plantation shutters. Years later and they’re still mould free and in great condition!
Not only are we Australian family owned, we also make all our products in Australia. This ensures the highest quality products and faster and more reliable delivery.
All our window coverings, including our range of plantation shutters, are designed, engineered and made in Australia to suit harsh Australian conditions and installed by manufacturer certified trained trades.
We’re part of the process from start to end, and beyond. From an initial on-site visit to installation to warranties. All this adds up to industry leading value for our customers.
We have expert teams across Australia including Brisbane. We can visit you for a no-obligation free measure design consultantion and free quote. Make contact for a FREE consultation.
When it comes to Australian made shutters, homeowners look for quality and affordable prices. But in balancing quality and competitive prices, there are a number of factors that impact on the cost of plantation shutters, which include:
Material: This can include wood or plastic/PVC shutters or Modern’s custom-made Insulite range.
Quality: Choose a name you trust, specialising in plantation shutters with years of experience backed by transferable warranties you know we’ll be around long enough to service..
Window area: Size and number of windows impacts on square metres and costs.
Warranties: A warranty offers additional peace of mind and underpins trust in your supplier.
Professional installation: Plantation shutters need to fit perfectly for functionality and enjoyment so it’s best to not DIY.
Style: This can include fixed, hinged, bi-fold and sliding plantation shutters.
There are many advantages of plantation shutters which is why many QLD homeowners choose plantation shutters as window furnishings. Advantages include low maintenance, elegance, privacy, air flow, light control, and insulation. Compared to some other window furnishings like fabric roller blinds, vertical blinds and Venetian blinds, plantation shutters may be considered more expensive. But because plantation shutters offer years of durability, insulation and low maintenance and a timeless elegance that never dates, many Queensland homeowners choose quality plantation window shutters over lower priced alternative window furnishings. Besides ease of use, style and lifestyle enjoyment, plantation shutters are a fixture in your home so add value to your home if ever sells with tranferable warranties. All this adds up to a long list of advantages for high quality plantation shutters compared to very few disadvantages.
For many homeowners across Australia, plantation shutters are an easy choice because of plantation shutters’ many benefits which includes versatility, durability, low maintenance, ease of use and style.
There are many types of plantation shutters homeowners can choose from. Timber shutters look beautiful but are not water resistant so can & need continual maintenance to look attrative over time. This means they’re not suited to wet areas like kitchen, bathroom or laundry. Plantation shutters suit all aspects of a home from your living room to a sliding door. Timber shutters, because they’re real wood, are also more expensive than some other window shutter options. While plastic/PVC shutters are water resistant and can be used in wet areas, they’re heavy to use. Modern’s Insulite plantation shutters are a top choice by many homeowners because they combine the beauty and elegance of wood with the practicality and versatility of plastic/PVC shutters, and are effortless to use.
This may depend on a number of factors. For a precise answer specific to your home, make contact with Modern to arrange a no-obligation consultation and free measure and free quote. We can then give an informed answer as to how long it will take to install plantation shutters in your home.
Modern has more than 40 years’ experience in home improvement across Australia. We have a showroom in Brisbane and a specialist Modern team only a phone call away. Our high quality shutters are made from premium dense polymer, backed by transferable warranties. From your first call to initial consultation to free measure and quote to professional installation and warranties, thousands of QLD homeowners trust Modern for our quality products which includes our range of plantation shutters.
From Modern. Thousands of homeowners across Australia have installed Modern’s high quality plantation shutters. Make contact with our Brisbane showroom to arrange a FREE consultation and to chat more about your window furnishing needs and our range of plantation shutters and take adavantage of our no obligation in free in home design consulation, measure & estimation.
Our range of Insulite plantation shutters are popular for homes across Australia because they’re manufactured in Australia to withstand Australia’s tough weather conditions — from the Gold Coast and Brisbane to Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Launceston. Besides quality control in manufacturing and our plantation shutters aesthetic elegance and durability, Modern also offers warranties on our plantation shutters. This includes a 5 year warranty on shutter panels and frame, a 3 year warranty on coating and movement components, and a 1 year warranty on workmanship and all other fixtures. We also offer a premium external Aluminium outdoor plantation shutter also made in QLD.
Besides our timeless, stylish and durable range of plantation shutters, our selection of other high quality window furnishings includes outdoor roller shutters, outdoor blinds, external louvre aluminium shutters, and roofing services. For stylish interior shutters Brisbane or to discuss any new window shutter needs including external shutters and blinds, make contact with your local specialised Queensland Modern team for a no-obligation chat to consider your options.
The Modern Group’s service, supply and fitting of our shutters was seamless and professional and done by the friendliest team.
We particularly like the way we can close the shutters for privacy whilst leaving the top part open for fresh air. Well done Modern.
A very high quality product made in Queensland with impeccable service. We will most definitely be using again.
Extremely happy with my Plantation Shutters. Right from Lindy who took the initial order through to Tom the installer, professionals from start to finish. Highly recommended.
Highly recommend product, had outdoor shutters installed 10+ years ago and they are still going strong. Recently had plantations installed throughout the house and they look great and feel sturdy.
Our warranties are secured against a company that has been around for 40 years and will be around for many more. When you buy Modern products you have peace of mind knowing that Modern will still be here to honour your claim – unlike many of our competitors.
Brisbane homeowners choose Modern’s custom made high quality plantation shutters because they are low maintenance, stylish, provide light control, insulation and privacy. Our plantation shutters are made from environmentally non-toxic materials and are engineered to provide insulation, ease of use and enjoyment.
Whether you’re renovating or just replacing your blinds, choose quality and workmanship and get the best of the best – Modern plantation shutters. They’re stylish, functional, affordable and made right here in Australia.
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