- Made in USA
- The world's best-selling exterior shutters
- "Open" louvered shutter styling
- Natural straight top
- Custom tailored to your specifications
- 100% vinyl shutter construction
- Molded-through color or paintable available
- Textured wood-grain finish
- Will not rot, crack, split, or mold
- Customizable shutter mid rail position
- Lightweight and easy to handle
- Easy installation on any surface
- Maintenance-free permanent installation
- Lifetime limited transferable shutter warranty
- No assembly required
- Shutter mounting hardware included
Easy to buy, easy to install, and easy to maintain, Mid-America offers the most choices in an economical vinyl shutter. Made from a durable weatherproof type of vinyl, these louver shutters are built to last and are even backed by a lifetime warranty. With more choices available than any other decorative shutter manufacturer, it is no wonder why Mid-America vinyl shutters are the world's best-selling brand.
With Mid-America L4 louvered shutters, you have a choice where you would like to place the mid rail. This gives you the flexibility to design your own louvered vinyl shutters! Simply choose the mid rail position from the dropdown or use our quick and easy calculator to make several sizes of vinyl shutters look like the same proportion. Custom made by hand, these vinyl louvered shutters ship anywhere in the continental USA for free.
Style L4 vinyl louvered shutters come in 16 molded-through colors and one paintable type of vinyl, giving you the flexibility to match virtually any color scheme. Finish the job by adding black decorative shutter hinges and 1/4 round arch tops.
Mid-America custom vinyl shutters are made from discrete injection-molded plastic parts. The parts are injection-molded in specific widths at the Mid-America central factory. We then cut to height and join the parts using factory-supplied ultrasonic welding equipment. The end result is a strong joint that won't come apart even under the most stringent weather conditions. Each shutter is then hand inspected to ensure high quality construction before it is shipped.
|Depth (Thickness)||Approximately 1"|
|Core||Hollow (open back)|
|Joints||Ultrasonically fabricated vinyl|
|Mounting Options||Decorative only (fixed open position)|
|Molded-through Material||Fade resistant vinyl (duraprene)|
|Paintable Material (color #030)||Polypropylene (styrene)|
|Paint Required (color #030)||Latex-based outdoor flat or semi-gloss|
|Primer Required (color #030)|
||An inexpensive primer recommended|
NOTE: Please do not rely on the colors that
are displayed on the screen. To get an exact color match, we strongly recommend
before placing your
order for custom shutters.
If you would like to paint the shutters, order color #030 Paintable. None of the other Mid-America
colored vinyl shutters are paintable and attempting to do so will void the product warranty.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What are the advantages of vinyl shutters over wood shutters?
The color-through molded vinyl shutters are easy to install, easy to clean, do not warp, crack, fade, peel, split, or rot. Exterior vinyl shutters also provide better resilience than wood shutters under harsh conditions, such as near the ocean or in areas that receive heavy rainfall.
- How do I remove the Shutter-Loks from the vinyl shutters once they are in place?
Slide a chisel behind the shutter until it comes in contact with the Shutter-Lok. Make sure to keep the sharp edge of the chisel away from the wall. Give the chisel a sharp tap with a hammer and it will cut through the Shutter-Lok. After the shutter is removed, shear the remaining part of the Shutter-Lok flush with the surface and bore out the shank with a drill. Fill the hole with silicone to weatherproof. See our Vinyl Shutter Removal Instructions for additional information.
- My exterior wall is uneven. How do I install my exterior vinyl shutters?
You can use ferrules (a short cylindrical pipe) as standoffs to keep your vinyl shutters stable. Simply paint them, trim to size, and mount them behind your exterior shutters. Do not to put wood blocks behind the vinyl exterior shutters because they will rot fairly quickly.
Video About Vinyl Window Shutters
|In this 90-second video, host Tim Carter describes some of the advantages of
exterior vinyl shutters over wood shutters. He also demonstrates just how easy it can be to
install vinyl shutters yourself. Click anywhere within the box below to begin the video.|
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