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May 08, 2024

Why Roller Shades Are A Great Option For Covering Doors

When it comes to choosing window treatments for doors, doors are simply a different animal. Doors present a unique set of challenges compared to standard windows. They’re different sizes and are usually taller and...

January 22, 2024

How to Keep Your Plantation Shutters Clean and Functioning Properly

Maintaining plantation shutters is straightforward and doesn’t require extensive, ongoing upkeep. For routine cleaning, simply use a duster or a vacuum cleaner with a brush attachment to eliminate dust and dirt. In cases where...

December 12, 2023

Celebrating 20 Years in Business

Founded by Rob Shields in 2003, Acadia Shutters began as a small manufacturer in Rob’s garage and quickly moved to a larger facility. We initially sold our plantation shutters through partnerships with Atlanta’s top...

September 08, 2023

What’s Behind the Growing Popularity of Window Shades?

Motorized Roller Shades in Modern Home
At Acadia Shutters, we have seen a years-long trend of increased interest in window shades of all types. Shades provide a number of advantages over blinds, shutters, and drapery – and numerous styles and...

September 07, 2023

Are Woven Shades the Best Choice for Your Home?

When it comes to window treatments, there are many options to choose from, each offering unique styles and benefits. Woven shades, also known as bamboo shades, natural woven shades, or woven wood shades, have...

June 28, 2023

Lowering Heating and Cooling Costs in Homes: The Power of Window Treatments

Windows treatments can play a crucial role in improving energy efficiency and creating a comfortable indoor environment. By strategically selecting shutters and shades, we can significantly reduce heating and cooling expenses throughout the year....

June 28, 2023

Motorization Options for Hard-to-Reach Windows

Motorized shades are an excellent solution for windows located in high or awkward positions because they allow you to control the opening and closing of shades with the push of a button – or...

May 05, 2023

Research Shows Indoor Natural Light Improves Health

Window Treatments Health & Homeowner Comfort   Recent research suggests that exposure to natural light indoors can improve mental and emotional well-being. Several recent studies suggest what anyone who has spent much time far...

May 04, 2023

The Advantages of Shutters and Shades for Busy Moms

As a busy mother, you have a lot on your plate. With work, family, and other responsibilities, finding products that make your life easier is crucial. Home decor can be especially challenging, but shutters...

April 17, 2023

How Much Do Plantation Shutters Cost?

Plantation shutters have traditionally been known as a premium window treatment with higher costs, but the rising prices of shades and blinds have made shutters more competitively priced, usually ranging from $330 to $500...

February 14, 2023

Plantation Shutters on Doors: How and Why to Make it Work

White, Hardwood Plantation Shutters with a radial cut-out on French doors in an Atlanta, GA kitchen
If you’ve installed plantation shutters elsewhere in your house, there are many reasons to consider installing them on exterior doors as well. Doing so provides a consistent look throughout your home, light control, and...

October 12, 2019

6 Revitalizing Bedroom Remodel Ideas

White, Hardwood Plantation Shutters with 3.5 inch louvers in a bedroom
Acadia Shutters is thrilled & honored to be featured in Redfin’s latest blog from contributor, Ryan Smith. Here, Ryan provides helpful interior design tips for our Atlanta, Charlotte, and Nashville homeowners looking to freshen...