Window shutters are becoming increasingly popularIt’s unusual now to drive down a street and not spot at least two or three homes that have window shutters installed. This is no surprise considering the number of benefits they bring to a home, not just whilst you are living there, but when you come to sell it and move on. If you are planning on selling your home this year and would like to increase the value before the estate agent comes around, Oxford shutters could be the answer you are looking for.Shutters bring many benefits to your home. Not only do they help to reduce noise from outside, but they can block out and limit unwanted light, help to regulate the heat within your home – which can then lower your energy bills – and they are a timeless addition to any property. Shutters will work in any space, and no matter how often you decorate, you will always find that your shutters match your style and decoration perfectly.This month, The Oxford Shutter Company takes a look at how you can increase your home value when you consider installing shutters and how we can help you get the look you deserve – whether you are staying or selling up!Why do Oxford shutters add value to your home?There are many reasons why adding Oxford shutters to your home could benefit not just the overall look but your home value. Shutters look beautiful once they are installed, both internally and from the outside. Kerb appeal is essential to any home that is on the market, and Oxford shutters will make your home stand out from the rest. Estate agents will use your shutter installation as a selling point when valuing your property. As shutters are considered part of fixtures and fittings, this will benefit the overall sale price they give you.When potential buyers look around your home, they will be immediately drawn to your Oxford shutters thanks to their luxurious and opulent feel. Shutters have the ability to transform any room into a peaceful and tranquil space that looks both functional and expensive. It is difficult to say how much value your chosen shutters will add to your property, as this will depend on the shutter style you have chosen, as well as other elements in your home. With so many styles available to choose from, we guarantee you will find the perfect Oxford shutters to install in your home.Oxford shutters look great in every roomNo matter the type of home you own, whether it’s a new build or an ageing property, Oxford shutters match perfectly with every style of house. There are many different styles to choose from depending on the type and size window you have and the look you are trying to achieve.Full height shuttersFull height shutters are perfect for more oversized windows where you need to control the privacy and light levels that come into your room. Great for bedrooms and living rooms, particularly those facing out onto a street or where the sun stays in that space for most of the day.Cafe style shuttersCafe style shutters fit perfectly with any window. These shutter styles only fit the lower half of your window, meaning you can still invite the light and scenery into your home. Install them in your kitchen or living room to give you some privacy without detracting from a beautiful outside view.Shaped window shuttersThink you cannot have shutters because of awkwardly shaped windows? Our shaped window shutters are the perfect solution. We will measure your window space and create bespoke shaped window shutters to fit the area perfectly, so you don’t miss out!Tier on tier shuttersTier on tier shutters gives you the best of both worlds. Two sets of shutters that fit perfectly together but open separately so you can close the bottom ones for more privacy and open the top to let in the fresh air and optimal sunlight. These shutters are great for bedrooms.This may also interest you:Maintaining window shutters: An effective guide to making your windows sparkleThree bespoke window shutter ideas for your children’s bedroomsLet’s settle the window covering debate for your homeThe Oxford Shutter Company can help your home valueAt The Oxford Shutter Company, we have been helping homeowners create the perfect home spaces for over 20 years. When you make the decision to install shutters in your home, we will be with you every step of the way, from visiting you at home to take measurements of your windows, sitting with you to discuss your options and show you samples, and coming back to fit your perfect shutters when they are ready.Whether you are selling your home, looking to lower your energy bills or would like to get the best finish for the rooms in your house, get in contact with The Oxford Shutter Company today and see how we can help you increase the value of your home and bring your windows to life.