Built to protect your home
In the Gulf South, shutters deliver unparalleled protection during storms. If you're looking for shutters that seamlessly tuck away when not in use, but are strong enough to protect wide panes of glass, it's time to check out accordion shutters.
At LAS Shutters + Windows, we've been designing and installing accordion shutters for the Gulf South community for over 60 years. This page covers the basics of accordion shutters and their benefits. If you aren't quite sure how shutters work in general, feel free to review our Shutters 101 guide first. You'll learn some of the key terms and features. Or, reach out to the LAS team with any questions you have or for a free estimate. We're always happy to help!
Made For Your Space
Our team doesn't only work in the Gulf South community; we live here. Because of that, we know which materials and installation methods stand up best when a hurricane hits. For over 60 years, our community has chosen us to protect their homes and businesses.
We know that accordion shutters are one of our most versatile products.
All of our LAS shutters are made from high-quality extruded aluminum. They're powder-coated in a variety of colors. What makes accordion shutters different, though, is their ability to span wider distances safely.
Use accordion shutters to protect:
Banks of scenic windows
Sizable front doors with inlaid glass
Match them to your home with the following color options:
Combining Safety And Ease
At LAS, we know you need shutters that look great but also work flawlessly. You'll be able to operate and maintain our accordion shutters effortlessly.
Their major benefits include:
An interlocking folding blade system to protect your home from storms or intruders
A seamless look, with blades that stack tightly and stay out of sight when not in use
An interior or exterior locking system for easy access
Little to no maintenance—unlike wooden shutters, ours will never rot, warp, or crack
Improved insulation from heat, cold, and outdoor noise
Unrivaled durability and resistance to moisture and ultraviolet light
In addition, our shutters are designed to provide the maximum protection for your home and family during a storm. With hurricanes brushing past New Orleans every 2.3 years on average, we know our shutters must stand up to any flying debris or severe winds.
We don't leave it to chance. Our LAS shutters comply with (or exceed) storm standards set forth by the:
Our Accordion Shutters Process
With accordion shutters, the perfect fit is crucial. These tightly stacking blades need to move seamlessly, opening up access or lines of sight. At LAS, our team handles every part of your accordion shutters project to ensure they're done right.
Our team is directly responsible for:
- Initial measurements
- Design for your unique space
- Manufacturing your custom pieces
- Installation for the best fit
Want to learn more about how our LAS team creates shutters that are custom-fit to your home or business? Watch the following video to learn more.