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Material & Cost

Material & Cost

Choosing the right material

for your shutters

When designing your Exterior Shutter project consider 3 key elements- Budget – Design – Maintenance. All Elite Shutters will be high quality and meant to last for decades. We have worked to weed out material choices that do not stand the test of time.


While maintaining our commitment to quality, we have developed a complete line of exterior custom shutters that will meet our minimum structural and finish expectation while allowing a clients to have a wide range of choices in design, budget, and maintenance options.

Choosing the right material

for your shutters

When designing your Exterior Shutter project consider 3 key elements- Budget – Design – Maintenance. All Elite Shutters will be high quality and meant to last for decades. We have worked to weed out material choices that do not stand the test of time.


While maintaining our commitment to quality, we have developed a complete line of exterior custom shutters that will meet our minimum structural and finish expectation while allowing a clients to have a wide range of choices in design, budget, and maintenance options.

Materials available

Premium Western Red Cedar-Most rot and insect resistant wood shutter
Limited Lifetime Structural
5 year painted finish- 3 year stain finish- Custom Color
Repaint every 5 years- Re-stain every 3 years.
Highly versatile in design
Wood grain texture
$$$-$$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvered- Bahama- B&B – Combo – Framed B&B

Elite Endurance Composite
Premium wood composite- engineered to be rot resistant and insect resistant
10 Year Structural Warranty
5 Year Finish- Custom Color
Repaint every 5 years
Available in most designs
Smooth texture
$$-$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvers (closed) – B&B- Combo – Framed B&B

Fiberglass
Solid core fiberglass
Oven cured finish
Limited Lifetime structural and finish Warranty
Stock Colors- Custom Colors available with additional charge
No repainting needed
Available in most designs
Great for Bahama Shutters
$$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvered- Bahama- Framed B&B- Combo

10 Year Finish Composite
Premium Wood Composite – Engineered to be rot resistant and insect resistant
Oven Cured Finish
10 year painted finish
Stock Colors- Custom Colors available with additional charge
Available in most designs
$$$-$$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvered – B&B – Combo – Framed B&B

Aluminum
10 Year Structural Warranty
Powder coated finish
Stock Colors – Custom Colors available with additional charge
Oversized Widths Available
$$$-$$$$
Bahama – Fixed Louvered – Movable Louvered

Materials available

Premium Western Red Cedar-Most rot and insect resistant wood shutter
Limited Lifetime Structural
5 year painted finish- 3 year stain finish- Custom Color
Repaint every 5 years- Re-stain every 3 years.
Highly versatile in design
Wood grain texture
$$$-$$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvered- Bahama- B&B – Combo – Framed B&B

Elite Endurance Composite
Premium wood composite- engineered to be rot resistant and insect resistant
10 Year Structural Warranty
5 Year Finish- Custom Color
Repaint every 5 years
Available in most designs
Smooth texture
$$-$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvers (closed) – B&B- Combo – Framed B&B

Fiberglass
Solid core fiberglass
Oven cured finish
Limited Lifetime structural and finish Warranty
Stock Colors- Custom Colors available with additional charge
No repainting needed
Available in most designs
Great for Bahama Shutters
$$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvered- Bahama- Framed B&B- Combo

10 Year Finish Composite
Premium Wood Composite – Engineered to be rot resistant and insect resistant
Oven Cured Finish
10 year painted finish
Stock Colors- Custom Colors available with additional charge
Available in most designs
$$$-$$$$
Raised- Flat- Louvered – B&B – Combo – Framed B&B

Aluminum
10 Year Structural Warranty
Powder coated finish
Stock Colors – Custom Colors available with additional charge
Oversized Widths Available
$$$-$$$$
Bahama – Fixed Louvered – Movable Louvered

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Best of Houzz 2014 – 2019 – Customer Service. We were rated at the highest level for customer service by the Houzz community six years running 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019.

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