Shutter & Accessories
- Shutter Limited 40-Year Warranty
- Shutter Installation Video
- How To Purchase The Correct Size Shutter
- Shutter Installation Guide
- Shutter Painting Instructions
- Question: Are the Alpha shutters functional?
Answer: No, our shutters are strictly for decorative use.
- Question: What are your shutters made out of?
Answer: Our shutters are made of a plastic polypropylene that has the appearance of woodgrain texture.
- Question: Is the Alpha shutter paintable?
Answer: Alpha does offer a paintable shutter that is ready for you to apply a high-quality oil-based exterior plastic paint with the color of your choice. If you purchase a non-paintable shutter in one of our many color options, you are still able to paint your shutter. In order to do so you must first prime the shutter with an exterior plastic high-quality primer and then paint the shutter following the manufacturer’s instructions.
- Question: Are your shutters actual or nominal sizes?
Answer: Our standard shutters (12” and 14-1/2” wide) are molded shutters that are nominal sizes. Due to the product being plastic it does shrink during the cooling process. Custom shutters are made to order and will be the exact size requested.
- Question: What do I use to install my shutters?
Answer: Shutters will include 2 hardware options; plastic spikes or metal screws with color-matching caps.
- Question: Are the shutters hollow?
Answer: Yes, the shutters are hollow.
- Question: On the open louver shutter are the slats open or closed off?
Answer: The bank of louvers are open.
Alpha Systems’ polypropylene exterior shutters are manufactured in the USA and help bring style, charm and value to the exterior of your home. The Alpha shutter product line is available in a wide variety of colors and styles, all backed by a limited lifetime warranty. Pair these shutters with our siding accessory line for a stylish and finished look with enhanced quality and durability.
The Alpha shutter provides style and distinction with superior value and durability. Our intention is to meet and exceed the ever-expanding needs of builders, contractors, and property owners with a progressive and maintenance-free product line.
Alpha shutters are deeper, richer and sturdier than most available on the market today. With their solid wood look, wide color selection, and incomparable performance, they are an ideal way to add elegance and charm to any home exterior. From curb appeal to backyard views, Alpha shutters complete your home, beautifully.
Shutter Limited 40-Year Warranty
Shutter Installation Video
How To Purchase The Correct Size Shutter
Shutter Installation Guide
Shutter Painting Instructions
Accessories & Hardware
If you wish to add a little extra finesse to the traditional raised panel or open louver shutter, enhance your shutter purchase with a quarter round or transom top. Shutter tops are the perfect fit for homes with arched windows. All Alpha shutters and shutter tops come with 2 types of mounting hardware; color-through plastic spikes and metal screws with color-matching snap caps.
Board & Batten
Board & Batten shutters appeal to the heart of homeowners wanting to add a comfortable and relaxing feel to the outside of their home. This design is an ageless decorative accent to give a home a rustic look with southern charm. Unlike other board & batten shutters on the market the Alpha B&B is designed with a hidden fastener system; the hardware is installed under the batten for a much cleaner look!
Can’t decide which style? No problem. Choose the combo shutter built with the classic louvered look on the top with the bottom half switching to raised panel. Get the best of both worlds and give your home the visual appeal it needs.
The timeless look of the open louvered shutter will compliment both contemporary architecture and historically-inspired homes. The sleek curvature of the cathedral top will make a home look both stylish and classic. If the standard open louver style and size selection does not meet your needs, explore our 8 additional custom styles available!
Raised panel shutters offer a simply elegant look with detailed panels that will add warmth to an array of existing home styles. The deep inset panels provide distinctive lines that give a home a bold and sophisticated feel. If the standard raised panel style and size selection does not meet your needs, explore our 4 additional custom styles available!