Three section bay windows are the most commonly encountered in London homes and are often referred to as the most standard form of bay. This style of bay will often have one or two large flat windows at the back of the bay and two joining windows at an angle for a splayed visual.
Dress your bay window for all seasons with shutters
Your bay windows and home deserve a dressing that is customised to their unique design from a specialised team of experts that can achieve the perfect shutter fit down to the smallest detail. Our shutters are mode to measure and build to mimic the exact angle joins of each individual bay and create a seamless transition from panel to panel.
Box, or square, bay windows have a half box shape where sides and the central flat windows meet at a 90-degree angle. For this style of window, specialised corner posts link the side panels to the back flat window panels to mimic the box shape of the window in a sleek and luxurious way.
Curved bay windows gain their distinctive semi-circular shape with numerous window panels joined at a large angle so that there is a smooth transition and curvature from window to window. Shutters maintain the distinct curvature of the window and character that they offer for a room.
Shutters for bay windows don’t just look fantastic from the inside of a home, they also look great from the outside. By having a consistently beautiful and luxurious design on the windows with shutters, your home will have a uniform curb appeal whilst offering a long list of benefits including increased privacy for the room by tilting slats to angles that still allow plenty of light into the space whilst blocking most of the exterior view.
Popular shutter styles for bay windows
The best option for complete window coverage, it maximises light and privacy control in any room and is often used to dress bay windows.
This shutter style extends part way up the window and is a favourite in living rooms and other areas where full light blockage isn’t required.
Double up on shutter panels with this flexible style. They are a brilliant choice for increasing the versatility of panel operation and light or privacy levels.
Benefits of shutters for bay windows
Adding shutters to your bay allows you to keep the same stunning shape and unique look that this feature window provides a room along with a long list of benefits. You will enjoy excellent light and temperature control through the operation of panels and slats as required so you can tailor the room temperature and brightness to your needs at any given time. Where a bay window is looked in on, being able to adjust slat angles to improve the privacy levels of a room without completely blocking out light will be a welcomed function.
Bay Window Shutters FAQ
How much do bay window shutters cost?
Bay window shutters vary in price depending on material selection and the size of the window which they will be installed to – our most cost-effective product starts at £205 m². The exact price depends on numerous factors including size, design, and complexity of the shutters that will be installed to the window. To get an accurate quote for your bay windows, you can submit sizes to our friendly team who will be delighted to put a quote together for you and answer and questions you may have.
What are the most popular shutters for bay windows?
At Plantation Shutters, we offer a range of styles, however, full height shutters with a divider rail is the most popular style for bay windows. It covers the whole window whilst still allowing light to shine through which can be controlled by independent movement of top and bottom slats as well as stopping passers-by or opposite neighbours on all floors being able to see into your home.
What is the most popular room to have bay window shutters in?
Whilst they can be used in all spaces, we would normally recommend bay window shutters for living rooms and bedrooms where privacy and keeping as much light out as possible in paramount.
What are the most popular wooden shutters for bay windows?
The two most popular wooden shutter for bay windows are Hardwood shutters and Pearlwood shutters as they combine unmatched build quality and specification as well as being sensitively priced.
Can I add a top tier to my café style bay window shutters?
The short answer is yes, and we are always happy to help in any way we can but there are a couple of things you may need to consider. To turn café style shutters into a two-tiered shutter the whole frame needs replacing which we can certainly arrange provided we supplied the original shutters. Whilst it may be tempting to opt for café style shutters initially, if you think you may want to add the second tier at some point in the future we would always recommend choosing this option from the offset as it’s more expensive in the long run to add this second tier. The final decision is always down to your preferences though and we’re here to help in any way we can.
Bay Window Shutters Gallery
Bay window shutters near me
At Plantation Shutters, we offer a wide range of high quality bay window shutters. What you may not know is we offer our full measure and installation service in London, Beaconsfield, Surrey, Sussex, and Kent. Our state-of-the-art showroom is located just off Wandsworth roundabout in SW11, and all our experienced surveyors carry samples with them for home appointments in case visiting us in not an option. Get in touch today!