About Claire Tibbitts

Claire Tibbitts

When it comes to subjects about shutters and louvre doors Claire is passionate about creating interesting and informative articles. If you need advice or inspiration on a shutter or louvre door related subject send us a message and Claire will try her best to help!

All posts by Claire Tibbitts

25 Years & Still Going Strong
At Simply Shutters, it’s time to celebrate because our little family run business has been building shutters for 25 years this year. That’s right, Simply Shutters has been open and running for 25 years. Just where has the time gone? We are so grateful to all our customers who have supp... Read More
Over the sea (or river) and not so far away…
How pleased were we to be able to supply some of our Extrawide louvre shutters to a lovely client of ours who installed them on the Captains House located on the stunning Osea Island. What and where is Osea Island I hear you ask? Located between Maldon and West Mersea in the county of Esse... Read More
Shutters and Lullabies
How excited were we to be feature on motherhood and lifestyle blog ‘Latte and Lullabies’? The answer to that question is – very! Latte and Lullabies was created by Southwest London based mum Pamela Majekodumni and features her family life including her husband and three children. &nb... Read More
How to add kerb appeal to the exterior of your property when on a budget
With the current state of the economy many of us are feeling the pinch. With the rising costs of gas, electric and food in the supermarket, the last thing you might be thinking about is giving your house a makeover. But what if we told you there are a few things you can do to […]... Read More
Simply Shutters makes moves to expand services.
Simply Shutters are grateful to our many loyal customers who have supported us over the 23 years that we have been in business building and supplying beautiful, custom made external shutters. To help our business expand and to continue serving this very specialised niche market we have pur... Read More
What are the different types of louvre doors available?
If you have followed us for a while, you will know exactly what a louvre door is. But for our new readers, louvre doors are internal wooden doors with an outer frame that encases thin slats (louvre blades) that are set in an angled, open position. To see our full in-depth article on what l... Read More
We’ve been keeping a little secret.
Happy New year to all our customers, both new customers and those who have purchased from us before. We are truly grateful for your custom especially in these trying times and hope we can be of further assistance this year. 2023 is going to be a great year for us as we continue to supply [... Read More
Can I purchase and install external operational window shutters in the UK?
External window shutters are a popular feature on many homes all over the world and available in varying types and styles depending on the country. In countries like Spain, France, Italy and Greece the exterior shutters you see are traditionally made from wood and are functional so they ca... Read More
06 Jul
What is Speedway?
Simply Shutters is excited to continue the sponsorship of Connor King – Speedway #101 and to commemorate this we’d like to discuss the sport further and answer the question: what is speedway? Quite simply, Speedway is a motorcycle sport where the bikes have no brakes, one gear, and the... Read More
How to clean louvre doors
You purchased and installed your new louvre doors. They look fantastic and you are pleased with the result. But what about maintaining them? Are they easy to clean and do they need lots of cleaning? Good questions indeed and some we can help you with. One of the great things about louvre d... Read More