Keep Your Outdoor Spaces Cool & Secure With External Shutters

The Perfect Balance Of Security, Heat Protection, & Natural Light

Control Light & Heat While Adding Style with External Shutters

Our external shutters, also known as aluminium shutters, perfectly blend practicality with style. 

They offer a strong defence against Australia’s unpredictable weather, providing protection from the intense sun, heavy rain, strong winds, and hail.

Designed for durability and precision, our shutters act as a reliable shield for your windows and doors, enhancing both security and privacy. This ensures your home or business is well-protected from the elements and potential damage.

Our External Shutters Options

We offer a wide variety of customisation options, including different colours, designs, and materials like timber, aluminium, and PVC—each with their own advantages. This variety allows you to find the ideal shutters that match your budget, style preferences, and local climate, enhancing your property’s design and adding a personal touch.

Whether you’re looking to control indoor temperatures, boost security, or refresh your home’s look, Watson external shutters provide a durable and stylish solution that enriches your living environment.

Why External Shutters?

External shutters add versatility and flair to any home, combining functional benefits with visual appeal. Our selection includes both fixed and adjustable models, giving you control over the light and ventilation in your home.

A major advantage of external shutters is their ability to manage light and maintain comfortable temperatures. When shut, they offer excellent insulation, keeping your home cool in summer and warm in winter.

If you’re aiming to elevate your home’s style or need effective ways to manage light and temperature, Watson Blinds’ external shutters are an excellent choice. With a broad range of styles and our professional installation, we can help you enhance both the functionality and appearance of your home.


Why Choose Watson External Shutters?


Where Would You Use These Shutters?

Whether for residential or commercial settings, our shutters offer versatile solutions to enhance your environment. Let’s take a look at where you can use these:​



Available in a number of finishes, colours and styles, external shutters are the perfect addition to an outdoor space where you still value the flexibility of allowing natural light in without a loss of privacy. Book an appointment with our local experts for a personalised consultation.



Frequently Asked Questions

As we custom-make all our shutters, our team will advice on the measurements unique to your windows and situation at your in-home consultation. 

A divider rail is typically necessary when the shutters are over 1600mm in height. This rail is used to increase the structural integrity of the panels and ensure their stability.

Aluminium Plantation Shutters offer various frame design options to suit different preferences and spaces.

The available options include:

1. Bi-Fold Shutters: These are among the most popular Aluminium shutter designs and can be customized to fit various widths and layouts.

2. Sliding 2x or 3x Track Shutters: These options come with either a 2x track or 3x track design and are also top choices for many customers.

3. Fixed U Channel: This design features top and bottom channeled guides where the shutters are securely placed. The shutters do not hinge but are fixed within the channel. They can be easily removed by lifting them up and over the bottom U channel.

4. L Frame Hinged Panels: This design involves hinging the panels within an L-shaped frame, providing a unique and stylish look.

Each of these frame design options for Aluminium Plantation Shutters offers distinct features and functionalities, catering to different needs and preferences.

In Aluminium Plantation Shutters, the tilt rod style available is known as the hidden tilt rod. This design features a concealed mechanism located at the back of the shutter, positioned on the same side as the hinges.

The options for panel layout in Aluminium Plantation Shutters include various configurations for how the shutters can hinge or swing.

Single panels can have either a left hinge (L) or a right hinge (R). Bi-fold configurations can have multiple panels opening to one side, while sliding configurations can have panels arranged on tracks in a specific order, such as front, middle, back, back, middle, front.

These options provide flexibility in how the shutters can be set up based on the desired functionality and design preferences.

From your initial consultation to delivery and installation, depending on the time of year, your order will take anywhere between 2-4 weeks. Our team will keep you informed along the way.

We have a wide range of colours including powder-coasted colours to choose from. Our team will bring the range of options to your home when they visit for your in-home consultation.

Book Appointment Today And Get a Free $250 Voucher To Use Towards Your Order!

Our customer consultants have a wealth of experience and will guide you along the way to creating the home you love. Take the first step and book an appointment with our expert local advisers.

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