Norman shutters & blinds santa barbara design center

Norman Shutters & Blinds

Norman Shutters & Blinds

Why Norman Shutters & Blinds? Shutters are a highly effective way to keep your home cool. As far back as the 1700’s, before the invention of glass windows, shutters were the primarily method. Used on plantations to make life bearable in the harsh summer heat. Before the light bulb, house shutters allowed the ideal amount of sunlight into one’s abode.

In England, narrower louvre shutters were popular and grew in popularity. To New England (the north east region of North America) and became known as colonial shutters. In coastal areas known for hurricanes, shutters were often referred to as ‘hurricane shutters’ because they helped protect windows and homes from these tropical storms.

Jumping forward into today’s society, people use shutters for an array of reasons including style, privacy, design but most importantly energy efficiency. By keeping your shutters down during hot and cold times of the year, you can prevent energy loss through your doors and windows and it limits and often eliminates the need for air conditioning entirely. In Santa Barbara County, you will notice it is first choice above and beyond standard air conditioning.

At the Santa Barbara Design Center, we recommend Norman Shutters and Blinds. They’re the industry leaders in building shutters and blinds that stand the test of time. They use the finest materials and hardware components from top to bottom and employ the most advanced manufacturing practices from start to finish. Furthermore, as industry experts, we know how important it is to maintain top performance and protect your investment, therefore we recommend Norman Shutters and Blinds.

Our Motto:

For over 20 years, Santa Barbara design center has offered the best in rugs and home furnishings, and have been voted “Best Of” for over 20 years by the Santa Barbara News press. Whether you are a designer or a couple decorating your first home, we remain passionate about serving your home needs. Come in and see our new location today. We look forward to serving you!


Santa Barbara Design Center/ Rugs & More

410 Olive st

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(805) 962-8555