Quickly Design your SpanishCedar Louvered Shutters

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Quickly Design your SpanishCedar Louvered Shutters

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Custom Shutter SpecificationsBenefit
MaterialSpanishCedarPremium FAS Clear GradeRot Resistant, Insect Resistant Premium Exterior Lumber
Joinery1/2" X 2"True Mortise & Tenon,Strongest solid wooden joint
Frame Thickness1 5/16"Solid WoodRigid Integrity
Stile Width2.5 "Hand JointedVertical Stability
Base Rail4 "BalanceArchitecturally Correct
Crown Rail2.5 "BalanceHistorically Accurate
Louvers.375 " X 1.75 "Solid, BullnoseTraditional Detail
Louver Pitch67.5 DegreesFixed LouversSturdy, Air flow
Louver Spacing1.375 "Variable OptionsCustomizable
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FinishMachine Sand 120, Hand Sanded 150Drum,Edge & Palm sandedTop quality hand finish
PackingFoam Wrapped in Custom Built Carton1/8" Foam, 3/16 Trim Sheet 100lbProtection against damage in transit.

The Best Materials

Although our Louvered shutters can be ordered in a variety of materials, for use we recommend Spanish Cedar, the only Cedar that is an actual hardwood. Known for its durability, strength, and resistance to rot, fungus and insects, this premium material is used both in the rail and stile frames of the louvered shutters, as well as the actual SpanishCedar louvers. Estate Millwork uses domestic and imported hardwoods from sustainable forests, and has invested heavily in technology and software to maximize the yield and quality of our rough SpanishCedar lumber. Our Spanish Cedar is kiln dried to an exacting 6% moisture content, and the process of converting the rough lumber into finished dimensional stock is executed by Estate Millwork craftsmen, giving us the maximum control over the quality of our shutters.

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Hand Craftsmanship

Once our rough SpanishCedar lumber has been processed to the correct dimensions for the final shutter, our craftsmen begin the machining or milling processes that are involved in the high quality construction technique that we use " moritse and tenon joinery". The ends of each rail are machined with a beefy 2" tenon, and the stiles are machined with mortises to receive the tenons, as well as the deep set hardwood louvers. After the computer controlled machining is completed, each louvered shutter is assembled, by hand. The tenons are fit into the mortises with 1/64" accuracy, the louvers are set in the deep louver mortises on the stiles, and everything is held fast with premium wood glues and our special, house made hardwood pegs. The hardwood cedar pegs hold the frame together, and are the strongest, oldest, longest lasting wood joint known to the art of joinery.

Custom Quality

{keyword} Our website is a starting point to quickly design and price SpanishCedar louvered shutters. In addition to specifying the dimensions, style and material, customers can request radius tops, operable louvers, custom rail placements and frame designs. We are able to achieve a premium quality product at a very affordable price, usually less than any of our competitors, by our investment in technology, craftsmanship, and scale of operations. You can browse the online Shutters designs in the catalog, or interact with our shutter designer to get instant pricing, including discounts, on line. There are many other applications for louvered shutters, including room partitions, toilet room doors, closets, awnings and others, so please contact Estate Millwork with any questions or design ideas that you have.