Sliding Door Plantation Shutters


Bypass Track System

Plantation shutters for sliding doors typically utilize a bypass track system. This system allows the shutter panels to slide horizontally on tracks, overlapping one another when opened or closed. The bypass track design ensures smooth operation and optimal use of space.

Material Options

Plantation shutters for sliding doors are available in various materials, such as wood, faux wood, or composite. Wood shutters provide a classic and natural look, while faux wood and composite shutters offer enhanced durability and resistance to moisture. Choose a material that suits your style preferences and functional requirements.

Louver Size

The louver size refers to the width of the horizontal slats on the shutters. Popular louver sizes for sliding door shutters range from 2.5 to 4.5 inches. Larger louvers offer a more contemporary and unobstructed view when open, while smaller louvers provide a traditional and detailed look.

Customization Options

Plantation shutters for sliding doors can be customized to match your interior decor. You can choose from different finishes, colors, and hardware options to complement your style preferences and existing design elements.

The best material of plantation shutters for sliding door

Bright Shutters Range

best material for plantation shutters

Basswood Shutters

  • Combine strength and durability
  • Authentic & timeless appearance
  • Superior finishing properties
  • Excellent insulation properties
best material for plantation shutters

Paulownia Shutters

  • Lightweight yet sturdy wood
  • The most cost-effective choice
  • Natural long-lasting beauty
  • Style flexibility and innovation
PVC Plantation Shutters

PVC Shutters

  • Competitively priced
  • Made of easy-care vinyl
  • Exceptional everyday performance
  • Engineered for precise installation
The most common design style of plantation shutters

Bright Shutters Design

full height shutters

Full Height Shutters

Full-height shutters extend from the top to the bottom of the window or door, providing complete coverage and privacy when closed. They can be used for both windows and doors of various sizes.

tier on tier shutters

Tier on Tier Shutters

Tier-on-tier shutters have two panels, one for the top half of the window and the other for the bottom. You can open or close each set of panels separately as necessary because each group operates independently.

cafe style shutters

Cafe Style Shutters

Café-style shutters typically cover two-thirds of the window’s height from the bottom to the middle. There are clear vistas and lots of natural light because the top of the window is left unobscured.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why should you use plantation shutters on sliding glass doors?

A plantation shutter will complement any window covering style, whether modern or traditional and improve any home’s aesthetics. Plantation shutters can help insulate your home and reduce glare from the sun on your screen.

Can plantation shutters be installed on sliding doors?

Yes, you can install Plantation Shutters in Sliding Doors. Installing plantation shutters on sliding doors allows you to have a look you want for every room in the house while not compromising access and managing light and privacy.

How do I measure the sliding plantation shutter?

It is relatively simple to obtain the correct measurements for custom shutters.

  • Measure the distance from the floor to the top of the door casing. If there is no casing, measure from the base to the top of the jamb.
  • Determine the width of the interior door jamb.
  • Measure the width and height of the glass panes on your sliding doors.

Our “Help” section contains detailed instructions on how to measure. Of course, if you have any questions, please get in touch with us.

How are plantation shutters installed over sliding glass doors?

Plantation shutters on a sliding glass door should typically be mounted on a track. The sliding door is measured, and an aluminum track is installed on the wall over the sliding doors. The shutters are then suspended from the way above.

Because of the nylon wheels, the shutters move smoothly. The shutters are transported by the wheels, which do not jam or skip. If there is enough wall space, the shutters can be rolled down at both ends of the door to allow for airflow, natural light, and visibility.