Do you have old shutters and are about to throw them away? Don’t! There are lots of fun design ideas for your old shutters. Cadillac Windows Fashions gathered some of the nicest DIY (do it yourself) ideas for your old shutters.

1. Shutter Table

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Use one of your old shutters to make a cute console table! Paint it a colour that matches your interior and get some wood for the legs. There is a detailed tutorial done by HGTV that is linked underneath the picture above. A great addition to your home.

2. Shutter Organizer

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Another way to use your old shutters is to make an organizer where you can hang decorations and/or pictures. Making this is fairly easy, just attach two old shutters together and paint it your preferred colour. It makes a cute and useful decoration in  your home office!

3. Chalkboard Shutter

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 A little more advanced than the previous examples, but a great addition to your home or garden nonetheless. Get a chalkboard from your local craft store and attach it to one of your old shutters and paint the shutter whichever colour you like. Great for keeping notes and/or to serve as a place where your guests can leave a little note after visiting.

4. Shutter Coat Rack

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Use your old shutters to make a nice coat rack for your home. Paint the old shutter your preferred colour and get some hooks from your local home hardware store and attach them to the shutter. Voila, you have your own customized shutter coat rack!

After re-using your old shutters for various creative DIY’s it’s time to look into getting new shutters. Cadillac Windows Fashions is there to help you every step of the way. We want our clients to receive the best quality shutters available. A few of the benefits of Cadillac Window Fashions are:

  • We provide a free home consultation
  • Our shutters protect you and your family against UV damage
  • Our products create an upscale look for your home interior
  • Due to your interior having an upscale look, the resale value of your home will likely increase
  • Our shutters provide maximum privacy and openness as desired
  • Comes with dual operation push rods that control intensity and direction of sunlight
  • We have different louver sizes available
  • Our shutters provide energy saving by insulating heat in the cold Canadian winters and repelling heat in the summer

Customer service is something we pride ourselves on. We always strive to give our clients the best possible products for their home and will do whatever it takes to make our clients happy and satisfied with our products. We began manufacturing shutters in 1985 and having been serving clients in Toronto, Woodbridge, Thornhill, Mississauga, Richmond Hill, Newmarket and Markham for over 25  years. We use computerized machinery for precision, but all shutters are hand finished for a high quality look and feel. All installations are performed by factory-trained installers, who are also fully experienced in working within our customer’s homes. Please contact us for any information you might need.