Security shutters are a popular choice for homeowners. Essentially, these window shutters are mounted above the windows and doors and roll down to protect and cover the opening. They are usually made of steel or aluminium and come in a variety of colours and sizes, which means that they can be custom-made to complement your home and façade. Modern models of security shutter systems are remote control operated, making them easier than ever to operate.
Security shutters have a variety of benefits. They provide a level of security that traditional shutter systems are not able to. To begin with, they act as a visual deterrent and discourage intruders from even attempting a break in. In the event that they do approach your doors or windows, the sturdy design of the shutter ensures that you also get a physical deterrent that makes it a lot more difficult for anybody to enter your home. Moreover, security shutters can have locking mechanisms on the inside, so that they can be locked and can’t be opened from the outside. In addition to security, these shutters also provide insulation from the elements and outside noise, allowing you to enjoy your time inside and get an undisturbed night’s sleep.
SP Screens offers a variety of shutter systems for Australian homeowners. Not all of them are considered security shutters, but you can find roller shutters that are suitable for added security. You’ll also find plantation shutters, which can still offer a physical deterrent to would-be thieves. Speak to one of our professionals about your options and get advice as to which one might be most suitable for your particular needs. We also offer a free consultation so that we can calculate your security shutters price and project timeline, to ensure you have all the necessary information to make the right choice for your home.