Louvers, in installations such as louvered doors or window shutters, are an attractive way to provide privacy and security while allowing for the free-flow of air on both sides of the louvers.
Transform your home with these DIY wooden shutters for your windows. It is easier than you think.
Build a valance like this one for over a window. Works great for hiding the mechanisms of a blind.
Build a wooden privacy screen for a window that lets light in but provides plenty of privacy.
A wood window valance adds dimension to your room by topping off a window or sliding-glass door.
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With their adjustable louvers, plantation shutters provide privacy and insulation or ventilation and light filtration.
Learn how to build and install a window cornice; includes tips and instructions on installing crown molding; materials and tool lists.
Learn how to make and install a retractable patio shade screen; includes details on working with shade screen, grommets, and wire cable.
This free woodworking plan for building a louvered window awning is courtesy of FlexFence web site.