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Which Premium Wood is Right for Your Shutters?

    It’s no surprise that the first shutters made were with wood. Fast-forward to 2019, Timberlane Premium Wood Material Samplewood continues to reign supreme as the most popular material used for custom shutters. You might be asking yourself, why’s that? Well after being in the shutter industry for more than 20 years, Timberlane continues this tradition not only by the method of how shutters are crafted, but the material that’s been recognized across the world by homeowners and trade professionals alike.

    Presently, there’s an abundant amount of wood species for custom shutters on the market today. At Timberlane, we hand-selected the cream of crop in order to cater any taste and style.

    Timberlane. Knows. Shutters.

    Timberlane uses the highest quality of wood species on the market today to handcraft beautiful, custom shutters.
    Our Premium Wood Shutters can be configured in a wide array of styles and options to suit your home and/or unique style.

    Some of the benefits of having wooden shutters are:


    Attractiveness
    Wooden exterior shutters are both authentic and attractive, rendering other lower quality materials incomparable in both investment and overall quality.

    Energy Efficiency
    Wood shutters protect unwanted sun and heat in the summer and gusty winds and frigid temperatures in the winter, which can ultimately reduce energy costs.

    Low Maintenance
    Keep your wooden shutters looking
    beautiful for years to come with helpful tips like brushing away debris or wiping down hardware with a damp cloth to
    retain their rich, authentic integrity.


    Get to know all of our Premium Wood Species!


    Attractive durable old growth Timberlane premium wood shutter material with clear vertical grain

    Western Hemlock

    Western Hemlock is an attractive, old growth lumber with clear vertical grain rich in golden color that showcases the pure beauty of this premium material.

    • Beautiful clear vertical grain rich in golden color
    • Recognized as one of the best woods for general construction
    • Excellent treat-ability in accepting both stains and paint finish options

     

    Durable lightweight fine-grained Timberlane premium wood shutter material with natural tannins

    Western Red Cedar

    Western Red Cedar is a beautiful, fine-grained wood that has natural tannins to help preserve its character, quality, and long-lasting durability.

    • Beautiful, fine-grained wood that has natural tannins to help preserve its character, quality, and long-lasting durability
    • Hand-selected and patiently kiln-dried to last for years to come
    • Extraordinary resistance to rot and termite damage

     

    Durable fine Timberlane premium wood shutter material with consistent grain pattern

    Spanish Red Cedar

    Spanish Red Cedar also known as cigar box cedar, is a fine hardwood that has similar characteristics to Western Red Cedar but with its own enduring charm.

    • Also known as “cigar box cedar”, Spanish Red Cedar is an exceptional fine hardwood
    • Has similar characteristics to Western Red Cedar but embodies its own enduring charm
    • Very well-known for its substantial durability

     

    Super strong water-resistant Timberlane mahogany wood shutter material with pronounced grain pattern

    Sapele Mahogany

    Sapele Mahogany is a wood that delivers a dramatic impact with a straight, open, and attractive grain that looks beautiful stained or with a clear, natural finish.

    • A wood in the Mahogany family that delivers a dramatic impact at first sight
    • Luxurious wood with a straight, open, and attractive grain
    • One of the strongest, most water-resistant wood species on the market

     

     

    Want to learn more about our Premium Wood Shutters?

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    If you are interested in learning more about our Premium Wood Shutters, take time to explore some of our available resources. Dive into our Product Comparison Chart, Shutter Profile & Material Guide or get technical with our Premium Wood Specifications Guide.

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