Java shutters with water drops on panels to highlight waterproof qualities.

Waterproof shutters: Just How Waterproof Are They?

Waterproof shutters are changing how we decorate our kitchens and bathrooms.

This is as they are offering a practical long-term solution to decorating the wet areas in our homes.

Waterproof your Bathroom Windows with Java shutters

As I’m sure you are aware, spaces like kitchens and bathrooms, tend to have a regular build-up of condensation and humidity issues. Which inevitably means any window furnishings you may have in place in these rooms, will have to be replaced due to water damage over time.

However with waterproof shutters, this no longer has to be the case.

Java plantation shutters in bathroom window

Transform your home’s wet areas with Water resistant shutters

It sounds like the perfect solution, but just how waterproof are they?

Lets find out!

Why You Should Consider Waterproof Shutters

Firstly, lets think about why you should invest in this shutter option for your home?

You may already be asking, don’t regular shutters do a good enough job?

Well, yes and no.

You see Plantation shutters are durable products. No doubt about it.

They are great long term investments for any property. However, if given enough exposure to moisture, an average shutter can be prone to warping. And trust us, there is nothing like warped shutters to ruin an idyllic bathroom or kitchen setting.

But by choosing a waterproof style instead, you can avoid this issue completely and protect your investment.

Java plantation shutters in kitchen window behind sink.

Don’t let warping ruin your kitchen aesthetic, choose water-resistant shutters

Which leads us to the Java range.

Java Plantation Shutters Are 100% Waterproof

That’s right, Java shutters are indeed completely waterproof.

Which makes them absolutely perfect for any space with regular exposure to high levels of condensation.

Bathroom shutters in corner window

Java shutters will complete any bathroom with a neat and water-resistant finish.

But what makes them so waterproof?

What Makes Java Shutters Water-resistant?

Water resistant Java shutters with pure white finish in bathroom window

What separates Java shutters from other ranges?

The big difference between Java shutters and regular shutters, is that they are crafted using high-grade ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) instead of wood.

What is ABS?

Well, ABS is a hard, lightweight plastic that its resilient, versatile and of course water-resistant!

It also gives the shutters superb shock-absorbing properties, suitable for a busy household.

Now if you had your heart set on wood shutters, not to worry. Java shutters have such a high quality finish, its virtually impossible to tell the difference in appearance when compared to vinyl shutters.

How well does the ABS hold up with condensation and humidity?


How Well Do They Work?


Being crafted from ABS, rather than wood or MDF, means Java shutters are 100% water-resistant. They simply don’t absorb moisture.

Waterproof shutter panel with condensation

Java shutter panels are extremely resistant to condensation and humidity.

And this means they are unparalleled by other window furnishing products in wet areas.

Want To Know More?

As you can see, Java shutters thrive in wet areas. They are a timeless solution for decorating bathrooms, or kitchens and are one of the best investments you can make for your home.

If you are interested in learning more, why not contact us or book a free shutter measure?

Thanks for reading!