Transform your outdoor living space.
Our showcase series features louvered deck railings, a louvered spa enclosure, louvered window awnings and a louvered retaining wall. Some of these ideas are sure to get you going.
Got a louver project in mind?
We’ve got 15 different louvered design plans for your DIY projects. We give you the instructions, the material list, what tools you’ll need and some great tips from Howie, our FLEXfence carpenter.
Although this was a large project by many homeowner standards, it was actually quite easy once broken down into manageable sized tasks and thanks to FLEX•fence easy to install hardware kit.
… thanks for how easy and effective your louvers are to install and use… What a difference it makes. We found the instructions very easy to follow and has made a measurable difference on how much we use our deck. We love the results. Thanks very much!
We’re very pleased! Thanks again for your product and your excellent service.
I have noticed a slight drop in my utility bill in electricty usage since I don’t need the AC much with the reduced heat coming in the patio door – I can even hang out my clothes to dry within the frame-they are dry in a short time. We are very happy with it.
Green Bay, WI
We are very pleased with the results of our FLEX·fence project. It makes a very comfortable room outside and has definitely provided a cooler environment for the solarium inside the house. Thank you again for your responsive and personable support to our project. It was greatly appreciated.
What is a louver?
A “louver” is from the French word “l’ouvert” or “the open one” and is most often associated with a window, blind or shutter with an arrangement of parallel horizontal and sometimes vertical blades or slats, made of plastic, glass, metal or wood and is designed to regulate ventilation… [ continue ]
Are there louvered pergola kits?
Our kit, the Flexfence Louver System can be adapted for any number of design projects, and is especially applicable for pergolas. We have a DIY plan in our website.
From our Blog
Sam from Tokyo, Japan used FLEXfence to create a privacy wall. Sam lives in a heavily populated area and needed something that would give him a little privacy while also blocking sun and wind. As you can see from the “before” picture below, his house opens onto an open space, which left his sliding glass […]
Mark from Oregon used FLEXfence to create a louvered BBQ enclosure to add to his stunning deck (as seen below). Now he can manage the wind or sunlight for the person working the grill, allowing them to barbecue comfortably, even in gusty or sunny weather. Mark also has full control over how much privacy he […]
FLEXfence is perfect to build louvered pergolas over decks. Mechelle Rafferty of Bauble Brilliance built a stunning louvered pergola, complete with louvered walls (as seen below). She can adjust the positioning of the louvers to suit her needs. She can open them to let in sunlight or a refreshing breeze, or close them to create […]
With FLEXfence, building the perfect louvered hot tub enclosure is easy-peazy! Not only does FLEXfence look great around a hot tub, but it’s also ideal for providing the right amount of privacy and ventilation. Do you have nosy neighbours? Or is it too windy? Then just close the louvers! Does the area around your hot […]