How to use Shutters in a sentence

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  • The shutters were all closed, except at one window which was open.

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  • The gates of most of the houses were locked and the shutters up.

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  • A sash window with shutters looks out to the front.

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  • The weir is raised again by pulling up the shutters to a horizontal position by their bottom chains from a special boat, or from a foot-bridge on movable frames, together with their trestles and the props which are replaced in their shoes.

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  • Simple shutters and blinds can also work well.

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  • Windows can be made as can ghosts and shutters.

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  • Shutters work in a similar fashion as black out curtains.

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  • Inside the chapel there are paneled shutters to the windows and a paneled dado and central cupola.

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  • Double glazed with built in shutters and cavity wall insulation.

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  • Its walls are painted a soft ochre, its windows set off by pretty blue shutters.

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  • Blue and gold folding shutters hang limply on either side of the little case.

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  • It was hot in the room, the inside shutters of which were closed.

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  • Wooden shutters on a simple hinge would have been the height of luxury.

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  • This photo shows a piece of the solidified volcanic flow imprinted with the shapes of the villa 's wooden shutters.

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  • Active systems may use things like air blowers, shutters, or electric pumps in order to work.

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  • He was hooted by the mob on the anniversary of Waterloo, and considered it necessary to protect the windows of Apsley House with iron shutters.

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  • An internal thread at their beam exits may be used for installing mechanical shutters or various types of optical components.

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  • We design, manufacture and install bespoke rolling security shutters and grilles; developed to provide maximum security.

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  • The noise of the camera shutters invaded my private thoughts, forcing me to think about the story I had to write.

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  • The photographs in PING have a sometimes dream-like quality as sunlight flickers through shutters or neon streetlights swirl.

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  • Hard window treatments include blinds, shutters, screens, and specialty glass applications.

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  • Use a UV-blocking window film, or install blinds, shutters, or draperies.

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  • A bedroom that receives too much early sun in the morning may need heavy curtains, or even shutters to allow for lazy weekends.

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  • Although shutters can be one of the priciest window treatments, they provide a traditional, upscale look.

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  • Shutters are especially appropriate if your windows have decorative casements or moldings.

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  • Shutters are a nice touch, especially if you opted for stucco interior walls.

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  • Wood or white plastic shutters also work very well as window treatments in a room decorated with a beach theme.

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  • Jackson had hoped to make plans with Elisabeth, but he couldn't very well ask her over and say, "Don't mind the steel shutters on all the windows."

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  • Its general aspect is gloomy; it possesses few streets of any pretensions, though those in the old part, which are mostly narrow, present, with their grey slate roofs and green shutters, a picturesque appearance.

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  • At the corner of the Moroseyka, opposite a large house with closed shutters and bearing a bootmaker's signboard, stood a score of thin, worn-out, gloomy-faced bootmakers, wearing overalls and long tattered coats.

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  • Current Florida code requires hurricane shutters or other protection on new houses.

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  • Today, hurricane shutters come in a variety of styles.

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  • However, if you don't want to deal with maintaining shutters, another option is to install hurricane glass replacement windows.

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  • It's important to note, though, that these replacement windows will cost more than shutters, especially if you are retrofitting an older home.

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  • Choosing a new door with special detailing and some shutters for the windows can create a more traditional look.

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  • Accordion shutters offer protection from the various elements of nature.

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  • Made from strong and durable materials, shutters evenly cover a large space.

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  • Shutters operate within seconds, and people young and old can use them.

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  • Accordion hurricane shutters are easy to operate, and can be custom made to fit any sized window or doors.

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  • Whether a building is located in an area that gets mass amounts of sunlight or a type of climate where hurricanes and other larger storms commonly occur, these shutters help to subdue different weather conditions.

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  • Shutters act as a tool and an accessory, and they are easy to install on exterior facing windows and doors.

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  • The prevention of such damages is simple, and it requires the use of accordion shutters.

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  • Use shutters in residential and commercial areas, and they operate quickly for expedited security and quick area evacuations.

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  • Besides storm protection, shutters also offer privacy.

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  • Homeowners use accordion shutters to create an outdoor room, or to block the indoors from nosey outsiders.

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  • Another use for accordion style shutters is sun protection.

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  • Measurements are the most important factor in determining what accordion hurricane shutters fit certain needs.

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  • Usually custom made from aluminum or vinyl, hurricane shutters offer durability and strength.

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  • Accordion hurricane shutters usually come with a standard warranty from the manufacturer.

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  • The warranty also helps with the long life that most shutters boast, and so does correct maintenance.

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  • Correct maintenance of shutters includes upkeep of both the tracks and the hinges.

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  • Properly cared for shutters enjoy a life of thirty years or more.

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  • The benefits of accordion shutters go beyond protection from the elements.

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  • Shutters also help to save building owner money in several different ways.

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  • High-energy costs strain any budget, but shutters help to keep additional heat out during the summer.

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  • Hurricane shutters also increase property value and often lower insurance premiums.

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  • Shutters are considered a safety and security feature, and the addition of any safety feature is a sure money saver for every type of building.

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  • People often use accordion style shutters on vacation homes to deter thieves and make it appear as if people reside in the dwelling all year long.

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  • When following instructions for installing vinyl siding, always prep the area thoroughly by removing all obstructions, like fixtures and shutters, before you begin work.

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  • Their nests are often located behind shutters, in shrubs or woodpiles, or under eaves.

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  • The contemporary styling of this playhouse includes oversize windows with shutters, and a Dutch-door that opens and closes.

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  • Grocery Store/Bank wall has a neat drive-up window with see-through shutters, an ATM machine, shelves inside for play food, and realistic molded-in details.

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  • Soon afterwards, the Bell Witch haunting began.Pounding and banging on the shutters awoke the family.

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  • White-backed draperies, blinds, and shutters can reflect the light from south-facing windows, keeping a home much cooler in summer.

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  • There was a four foot wide Double Christian Door, Indian Shutters and "Pumpkin Pine" colored wide board flooring.

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  • After dinner, Connor helped Jackson put up the shutters, then they sat down for a drink.

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  • The discharge at the weir whilst it is raised is effected either by partially tipping some of the shutters by chains from a foot-bridge, or by opening butterfly valves resembling small shutters in the upper panels of the shutters.

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  • The moulds for the face of a wall consist generally of wooden shutters, leaning against upright timbers which are secured by horizontal or raking struts to firm ground, or to anything that will bear the weight.

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  • Cabbage, cauliflower and lettuce plants that are in frames should be regularly ventilated by lifting the sash on warm days, and on the approach of very cold weather they should be covered with straw mats or shutters.

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  • Tests of a turbine of this slow-moving type showed an efficiency of 82% at full gate, and one of 75% when half of the passages in the guide-blades were closed by the shutters, as described above.

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  • Even Goethe crossed the Alps with his carriage shutters closed.

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  • The offenders used metal cutters to remove bollards from security shutters at ECA Tools in Henley Road.

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  • The steel framed glazed screens and security shutters are also simple strong elements providing enclosure and view.

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  • The duke's room remained inscrutable behind its shutters.

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  • These windows had metal shutters to protect the occupants from enemy fire.

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  • Security shutters with large perforations placed behind the window are considered to be the best option.

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  • Full height door and 4 windows, with exterior shutters that open and close easily.

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  • When it comes to selling a home, it's crucial to create a good first impression, so if the front of the house is looking at all rundown it should be painted (at least the door, trim, and shutters).

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  • All shutters have the ability to operate from indoors, and they do not adversely affect the functionality of the windows or doors.

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  • The naked eye cannot see through the shutters, and shutters as window and door coverings create the perfect private environment.

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  • The shutters must be planed, and coated with a mixture of soap and oil, so as to come away easily after the concrete is set.

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  • Sometimes rough concrete is rendered over with a plaster of cement and sand after the shutters have been removed, but this is liable to peel off and should be avoided.

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  • He bored a hole in his shutters that he might see Godiva pass, and is said to have been struck blind.

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  • Gerasim opened one of the shutters and left the room on tiptoe.

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  • The magnet is protected from draughts by the box A, which is closed at the sides by two shutters when an observation is being taken.

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