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Folding Accordion Shutters from Willard Shutter Co, Inc.


Simple to operate, the Folding Accordion Shutter provides immediate protection from hurricanes, storm, and burglary/ intrusion. It is economical without sacrificing performance. The shutter glides along extruded aluminum tracks using nylon rollers mounted on stainless steel carriages, and can be secured from the inside or outside using aluminum locking rods and an optional key-lock. When open, blades stack neatly like an "accordion" at the sides of the opening. It's easily adapted to most window and door openings, and widely used to protect large areas like sliding glass doors, balconies, and lanais. The folding design allows for virtually unlimited left to right runs, and gives the product the unique ability to enclose entire areas from a single set of blades.

Folding Accordion Shutters are manufactured from heavy-duty aluminum extrusions with .125" extrusion thicknesses on all structural and supporting members. The system is assembled with 100% non-ferrous fasteners and high quality stainless steel wheel carriages with nylon wheels to offer years of maintenance free service. The extrusion coating is a modified, acrylic/polyester enamel. It is electrostatically applied over pre-treated aluminum and cured at 400°F. To further prevent pitting and corrosion, all mill-coated extruded aluminum shapes pass a "standards" test as recommended by ASTM and AAMA.

Key Features

  • All extruded aluminum product
  • Takes only seconds to open and close
  • Can be secured from either interior or exterior
  • Requires no storage of removable parts
  • Impact approved HVHZ hurricane shutter
  • Ideal for security
  • Open blades stack approximately 1" per foot of coverage
  • Maintenance free
About Willard Shutter Co, Inc.

Since 1954, Willard Shutter Company has been a trusted leader in the grilles & screens, louver, and shutter industry. It is our mission to provide the industry well made, cost effective solutions to modern-day architectural demands, while maintaining industry leading aesthetics and integrity. We do this by applying our extensive design, manufacturing, and installation experience into every aspect of each product we make. With an outstanding reputation for quality, we continue to proudly deliver our products to the industry for over 60 years now and counting.

Our facility is conveniently located in the heart of Miami, Florida providing an effective shipping point to virtually anywhere in the United States, Caribbean and abroad. We house an extensive inventory of aluminum profiles and raw materials, and feature multiple fabrication shops for various products allowing for timely turn-arounds. Our manufacturing capabilities include non-ferrous and ferrous metal cutting & processing, and mechanical or welded fabrication. In addition, we feature a wide range of manufacturer's standard colors and offer both wet paint and powder coated finishes.

With a focus on simple and efficient installation, our products are engineered to meet or exceed the Nation's toughest building codes. They are time tested to withstand the most extreme weather conditions and are a proven architectural solution for contractors and builders coast to coast.

We offer fast quoting, quick turn-around, and most systems are provided in knock-down kits or convenient modules. Contact our expert staff today and see how we may assist you on your project.

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