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Welcome To Absolute Shutters
We specialise in providing modern and stylish window shutters, we supply & install a huge range of different handcrafted wooden shutters you are sure to find something to fit your unique and specific needs.
The Best Shutters, The Best Service.
A Superior Alternative To Blinds & Curtains.
The city of Preston has one of the richest histories in all of Lancashire. It was established by the Angels in the Dark Ages, and from then on proved to be of vital importance. In 1179 Preston was granted a Guild Merchant charter by King Henry II, which permitted the city to hold a market. This charter also licenced the city to host a civic celebration every twenty years, referred to as Guild Week. However, the regularity of this celebration was interrupted by both the First and Second World Wars, and the infrequency of Guild Week resulted in the birth of the phrase ‘once in every Preston Guild’ to signify that something only occurs intermittently. Preston’s role as a textile town can be dated back to the Fourteenth Century, when Flemish weavers made their home in the city. The prosperity and importance of Preston is indicated by the fact that it was the site of crucial battles in both the English Civil War and the Jacobite Rebellion. The city’s major period of growth took place during the industrial revolution, and the resulting decline in living standards of the poor and the physical environment led Charles Dickens to present it as the horrifically grim Coketown in his novel Hard Times.
Discontent amongst the working class of Preston was so great in the Nineteenth Century that Karl Marx himself was convinced that it would be the location of violent revolution.
Preston’s long, rich and expanding history present the contemporary home owner with specific challenges. The housing stock is varied in style as a consequence of this turbulent and ever-changing environment. Owners of contemporary properties may feel that they can take advantage of the practicalities and chic appeal of plantation shutters with little problem. However, owners of older properties may feel that their home may not be suited to wooden shutters and therefore not be able to benefit from the fact that they are easy to clean and can ventilate your living areas when it is hot and insulate them when it is cold. Such a concern may arise when considering shutters for bay windows, however our experienced and knowledgeable staff can design and install bay window shutters in the same wide range of colours and materials as they can for regular window shutters. Whatever the age or design of your home we will be able to provide wooden shutters that will blend in seamlessly with the look and feel of your property as well as grant you the benefits of their use.
If you are looking to locate shutters in Preston, we don’t want you to think of us as another Preston shutter company, but YOUR local shutter company and are more than happy to discuss your home and its requirements. If you are thinking about hardwood shutters for your home and asking “where can I find a shutter company near me?” we’d love you to let us demonstrate our efficient friendly service as well as the quality of the materials we supply and install.
INSPIRATION FROM ABSOLUTE SHUTTERS
Bay Window Shutters
We specialise in all types of bay window shutters, crafted perfectly to fit inline with your style of window.
Standard Window Shutters
With a huge variety of options to personalise your shutters you are guaranteed to find a style to fit your home.
YOUR LOCAL SHUTTER SPECIALIST
Bi-Fold Door Shutters
Perfect for bi-fold doors or room divider, with shutters that slide majestically aside to reveal the full space behind.
Stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter with our unique range of conservatory plantation shutters.
ELEGANCE IN EVERY ROOM
No Obligation Quote
Providing the finest hardwood shutters, the smartest design advice & the most complete installation service.
Our premium kiln-dried hardwoods guarantee longevity and durability across every single range.
Get 0% finance over 12 months on all of our plantation shutters. Buy now, pay later from £16.99 per week.
Our UK Factory
We are proud to have our own UK factory meaning we can’t be beat on price, quality or lead time.
View Our Brochure
Our brochure contains everything you need to decide on the perfect window shutters for your home.
Visit Our Showroom
See our shutters in-situ in all types of windows. We are here to help and answer any questions you have.