If you have decided to install or change your patio door shutters, it’s time to choose the model of your dreams. Rather deco or rather practical? One thing is certain, this is not the time to make a mistake because you may regret it once they are installed. The installation of shutters modifying the facade of a building, you can be subjected to rules governing the co-ownership. If this is the case, check with your trustee before starting work.
If your installation is against the rules, you may be asked to remove your shutters and restore your exterior. Same from the point of view of the municipality: you may have to make a prior request for work. In addition, some areas do not allow to install the shutters of your choice because of a desire to harmonize the local style.
One of the advantages of roller shutters is that they can be economical. But beware, compare what is comparable! A very cheap component may also be less durable, less insulating or less protective in the event of an attempted break-in. So it is best to prioritize your priorities before starting to compare models. Define your expectations in terms of price, insulation (thermal and sound), safety , aesthetics and closing system (manual or automatic).