DIY shutters are a great choice for those who want to save on shutter costs without compromising on quality. You can rely on the Shutter Shop for top quality at the best price.
Ordering your DIY Plantation Shutters
We offer a design and buy online service for those wanting to measure and install plantation shutters themselves - ideal for DIY specialists or supply-only orders that are then fitted by your specialist. This means you benefit from the same premium quality plantation shutters that we install for our supply and fit service clients, but at a more affordable price! Our shutters come in a wide range of materials including MDF, ABS, basswood and high quality sustainable wood. With the design and buy online service you could make some great savings on your interior shutters especially if you want to add bespoke finishing touches to your home or work space when budgets are limited.
Ready to order your shutters? We've listed everything you need to know before you place your order online:
- Measure your window sizes using our measuring guide below. This is a key stage of the process as this determines the exact measurements of your hand crafted window shutters. Taking the correct measures is the first step towards a perfectly fitted installation.
- Choose the appropriate styles and material to suit your requirements. We supply DIY shutters in cafe style, tier on tier or full height style. If you have unusually shaped window (such as bay window or arched window) you cannot order them online. Request a survey instead and one of our surveyor will come to you.
- Use the quick calculator to obtain an instant quote.This is the quickest way to compare the prices of our different ranges. Choosing the right product for you will be much easier. And we have the best prices in the UK for DIY shutters!
- Complete your order online. We will then contact you to confirm your order and let you know when you can expect to receive your shutters. Please see further details below on delivery times.
Measuring your windows
We’ve detailed all you need to know about measuring your windows in a step by step guide below. Simply download the guide and do not hesitate to contact us if you need any help.
All our plantation shutters are hand crafted to your exact measurements so it’s crucial that these measurements are accurate before you make your order. The success of the DIY installation depends on this!
Once you have all your measurements to hand, you may want to spend time reviewing our shutter gallery and get inspirations from our shutter designers. You can also explore our window shutter and styles, in a great range of colours and stain finishes. Choosing the best plantation shutters for your home will be a real pleasure! The most common styles are full height, cafe style and tier on tier shutters because they are the most versatile and can be used on most window types.
Ordering your shutters
There are two stages to ordering your online shutters.
Obtain your quick quote using our online tool. With this calculator comparing ranges and prices is absolutely easy. Once you’ve made your selection, finalise your order using our simple online order form.
We will send an order confirmation form just to make sure you are 100% happy with your selection and ask you to confirm this to us. Your DIY plantation shutters will take an average of 7 to 9 weeks to be made and we will contact you as soon as they arrive and are ready to be delivered to your door. Please note, there is a fixed shipping and delivery fee of £50.00.
Remember that all our shutters are hand-crafted so once you have confirmed your order this is final.
Installing your new shutters
We’ve created a DIY installation guide to help you manage each stage of the installation process to ensure you can start enjoying your new shutters as quickly as possible! Click on the button below to download the installation guide.
The Shutter Shop’s competitive prices are discounted from our normal rates as the onus is on you. The shutters are made to your measurements and requested configuration. The DIY shutters will still have the same quality guarantee as our supply and fit service, but buying online and self installation will mean a lower cost.
Did you know we also offer a full measure and install service if DIY plantation shutters are not for you. Feel free to contact one of our experts or request a survey so we can set-up a convenient time to come and measure your windows.