The process of receiving your new plantation shutters, blinds, or shades from Desert Wind Shutters is straightforward.


Request a design consultation


When scheduling a design consultation, you’ll meet with our Desert Winds Design Specialist, Ivan, to discuss your design goals. You’ll see examples of our innovatively designed window coverings and smart-home shade technologies in action - from plantation shutters, blinds, and shades of all kinds.

Your design expert will help identify the best product designs for your needs and assist in matching the perfect fabric and color choices, essential for a visually stunning end result. The modern, aesthetically pleasing window coverings we offer will transform the light and beauty in your home.


Your Design Expert

Ivan Whitney, former owner of Whitney Burns Shutters, has over 45 years of experience in shutter design, manufacturing, and installation. A long-time Tucson resident, he enjoys spending time with his wife of 46 years, his children and grandchildren. Woodworking is not only his job, but his hobby as well. No matter how unusual your windows, chances are, Ivan has seen it before. He’d love to work with you to solve your window covering needs.



Once you’ve decided what feels right, our Design Specialist will come to take some precise measurements in your home at your convenience. These are used in the custom manufacturing of your window coverings, ensuring the perfect fit to the unique shape and size of your specific windows. After your plantation shutters, blinds, or shades are crafted, your specialist will return to your home to complete a professional and flawless installation.


Voila, you’re done.

Our custom window coverings will open beautiful new possibilities for you, and thanks to Desert Winds quality and craftsmanship, you’ll also feel confident that you’ve made a smart, long-term investment in your home. Enjoy your aesthetically pleasing plantation shutters, blinds, or shades day in, and day out, as they are built with quality that will last.


Get In Touch

Please use the contact form below, or call (520) 355-4296 to schedule your free design consultation.

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