Plantation Shutters - Configurations

Plantation shutters, even once you have chosen the wood, louvre size, control option and style then need to be configured for your window. There will be a balance of our recommendations for your type of window, a few design constraints depending on the style, but the majority of the choice of configuration will be down to yourself. By the configuration we mean the way the shutter panels will open. Below are some of the more common opening configurations

Panel Configuration Left

Panel Config L

One single door that hinges on the left and opens to the left.

Panel Configuration Right

Panel Config R

One single door that hinges on the right and opens to the right.

Panel Configuration Left Right

Panel Config LR

Doors that hinge one to the right and one to the left.

Panel Configuration Left Left

Panel Config LL

Two bi-fold shutters that open to the left. This can also be RR with the two bi-folds opening to the right.

Panel Configuration LLR Left Left Right

Panel Config LLR

Two bi-fold shutters that open to the left and a single door to the right. This can also be LRR with the single door opening to the left and the two bi-folds opening to the right.

Panel Configuration LLRR Left Left Right Right

Panel Config LLRR

Two bi-fold shutters that open to the left and two bi-fold doors that open to the right.

Panel Configuration LRTLR Left Right T-Post Left Right

Panel Config LRTLR

Two shutters that open left and right, a t-post and then two shutters that open left and right.

Panel Configuration LTLTL Left T-Post Left T-Post Left

Panel Config LTLTL

One shutter opening to the left, a t-post, one shutter opening to the left, a t-post, one shutter opening to the left. This can be reversed with right opening RTRTR

Panel Configuration LTRRTR Left t-post bifold right t-post right panel

Panel Config LTRRTR

One shutter opening to the left, a t-post, bi-folding panels to the right, a t-post, one shutter opening to the right.

Panel Configuration LTRTR Left shutter t-post bifold right panel t-post right panel

Panel Config LTRTR

One shutter opening to the left, a t-post,one panel to the right, a t-post, one shutter opening to the right.

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