Open and shut case: choosing and hanging shutters
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MELISSA KOSSLER DUTTON 4:12 p.m. PDT June 25, 2014

Although glass and screens have eliminated the practical need for shutters, they’re still popular for decoration. “They add another layer of thoughtful detailing to a house,” says Ted Cleary, a landscape architect in Charlotte, N.C.

But to get the right look, you still have to consider function when choosing and hanging shutters, experts say.

“Beauty in architecture, as with many objects, often stems from seeing a detail that illustrates its purpose,” Cleary says.

A pair of shutters can cost anywhere from $ 100 to more than $ 1,000. Some tips on choosing the right ones for your home:

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