Plantation Shutters for Sliding Doors

Modern’s range of high quality plantation shutters are stylish, timeless, functional, durable and low maintenance. Enquire online about our versatile plantation shutters, which are perfect for sliding doors to maximise airflow and light control while maintaining your view.

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Modern have installed plantation shutters in thousands of homes over a decade

Homeowners across Australia choose our Insulite plantation shutters because of their quality, elegance and functionality. Our plantation shutters are made in Australia, manufactured from a dense polymer that looks and feels like real timber. Check out our Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane options.

Why Modern Plantation Shutters

Superior functionality

Modern’s plantation shutters have an inbuilt Cleartilt system. This feature means there’s no visible tilt rod which eliminates constant repairs for breaking parts in other shutters.

Water resistant

Our custom-made Insulite plantation shutters are water and moisture resistant. This makes them durable and perfect for any room in your home including bathrooms and laundry.

Excellent insulation

Another reason homeowners choose our plantation shutters is because they provide excellent insulation. You can save significantly on energy bills!


Made from non-toxic materials, our plantation shutters are highly fire retardant, requiring up to 3 times more heat to ignite than wood or vinyl shutters.

Why our customers install plantation shutters

Why Modern


Australian owned & manufactured

We’re an Australian-owned business and our range of window treatments are made in Australia. This means our customers enjoy the highest quality products and faster and more reliable delivery.


Superior workmanship

Our range of products is designed and manufactured in Australia to withstand harsh Australian weather conditions so that they last longer and function better.


Industry-leading value

From an initial free in-home consultation, to Australian made, to installation of quality products backed by warranties, we’re a part of the process delivering value along the way.


Free on-site expert advice

We offer FREE in-home consultations, and a free measure and free quote. Make contact online or call your nearest showroom to arrange a no-obligation on-site visit.

Plantation shutters For Sliding Doors FAQs

Can plantation shutters be put on sliding doors?

Yes, plantation shutters are ideal window coverings for glass sliding doors because they maintain your view while optimising airflow and light control. Simply adjust the louvres to control air and light entering. Besides sliding doors, plantation shutters are popular window covering choices for bay windows, standard windows, patio doors, French doors and even interior room dividers.

How much do plantation shutters for sliding glass doors cost?

The Cost depends on a number of factors which includes square metre size of the area and the style and material you choose. Make contact with your local Modern team or enquire online about our range of sliding door shutters and to arrange a free in-home measure and free quote.

Are shutters good for sliding glass doors?

Quality plantation shutters are good for sliding doors because of their many aesthetic and functional benefits. Homeowners choose plantation shutters for patio doors and bedroom and living room sliding glass doors because they effortlessly let in natural light and easily control airflow. Besides functionality, Modern’s range are also stylish. This makes them a popular interior design choice for home renovations, room enhancements and to add value to your property.

What are sliding plantation shutters?

Sliding plantation shutters are plantation shutters on different tracks where the individual panels can slide and stack behind each other. Sliding plantation shutters are popular choice for sliding doors. Bi-pass shutters is an American term used for sliding plantation shutters.

Can plantation shutters be installed on doors?

Yes, plantation shutters installed on doors is a common interior design choice for many homeowners to maintain the view. Plantation shutters installed on doors, including sliding doors, patio doors, and French doors, means you can open your doors for fresh air and angle the shutter louvres for light control and airflow.

How long does it take to install shutters on sliding glass doors?

This depends on your order and your supplier. To find out how long it takes to install Modern shutters on your sliding doors, make contact with our team. We offer a free in-home visit and free measure and quote. Once we’ve measured and assessed your lifestyle needs, we can give insight into timing of installation. Modern offer professional installation for our plantation shutters for a perfect fit to ensure maximum enjoyment and to add value to your home for the long term. To install plantation shutters, we don’t recommend DIY—rather work with a professional installer for a perfect fit and for low maintenance use and enjoyment.

What is the purpose of plantation sliding door shutters?

To continue to enjoy the benefits of your sliding doors! Plantation shutters are a stylish interior design choice to enhance your home while maintaining your view. Besides style, plantation shutters offer lifestyle functionality which includes airflow and light control. Plus insulation—which means you save on energy bills. Our range of Insulite plantation shutters combines the beauty of real wood shutters and the moisture resistance of plastic/PVC shutters. This makes our Insulite shutters ideal for any room in your home, from living room and bathroom to laundry and kitchen! These many reasons make Modern’s plantation shutters a value-for-money window covering for the long run.

What types of plantation shutters are there?

Plantation shutters come in different materials with differing functionality and benefits. This includes wood plantation shutters like basswood and timber plantation shutters, as well as PVC/plastic shutters. While basswood and other wooden shutters look beautiful they are not suited to wet areas like kitchen, laundry and bathrooms. Wood shutters are also considered more expensive. While PVC/plastic shutters are moisture resistant, they are heavy to use and don’t have the beauty of wood. Modern’s Insulite plantation shutters combine the best of these benefits in that they look like real wood and are also moisture resistant. Plantation shutters suit all aspects of a home from living room to the bathroom. Then there’s also design. Depending on your home plan, window size and area, you can choose customised sliding, stacked or bi-fold shutters to enhance your living areas. Bi-fold shutters and sliding plantation shutters are popular choices for glass sliding doors.

Why Modern for window shutters and blinds?

Other than our timeless range of plantation shutters for sliding doors and all types of doors and windows, our selection of other high quality window treatments includes outdoor roller shutters, outdoor blinds, and external louvre shutters. We also offer specialised roofing services. To learn more about our plantation shutters, outdoor shutters and roller blinds, or to discuss any new window shutter needs, make contact with your local Modern showroom for a no-obligation chat to consider your options. We have specialised teams across Australia including Adelaide, Brisbane, Central Coast, Sydney, Perth and Launceston ready to help add value to your home and enhance your lifestyle.

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We’ve improved over half a million Australian homes. Chances are, you’ve seen our plantation shutters in action already.

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The Modern Warranty

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.

Better looking, longer lasting plantation shutters

If you’re looking to install stylish and functional plantation shutters for sliding doors, look no further than Modern’s bifold plantation shutters. Perfect for sliding glass doors, our quality range provides airflow and light control, and maintains your view, beautifully.

Choose a name thousands of Australians trust for plantation shutters. Make it Modern.

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.

Choose a name you can trust – Australia’s leading manufacturers and installers of plantation shutters. If you’re thinking about new shutters, make it Modern.

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