American Hurricane SHUTTERS

American Hurricane Shutters FlagAmerican Hurricane Shutters is the Cape Fear area’s leading installer of high-quality shutters that meet and often exceed the strict guidelines of the North Carolina, South Carolina & Florida Building Codes. With locations in Wrightsville, Wilmington, and Myrtle Beach, we offer prompt service with superior quality.   Estimates are FREE and can be done within a few days of calling and speaking to our representative. Shutters can be prepared and installed within a few months of accepting a bid.



Why Choose American Hurricane Shutters ?

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  • Experience A licensed general contractor with over a decade of experience will personally ensure that you receive the highest quality  product and installation.
  • Quality Products – All of our products are factory built to our measurements and have the highest quality finish. They will not only last years but are built to weather even the toughest storms.
  • Quality That Even Extends to the Nuts & Bolts –  Our shutters are built using #304  stainless steel- we are one of the only providers using this hardware- which is necessary to fully meet code.
  • Selection – We provide over 5 different styles of shutter and screen products, each with several material and color variations. All are built to meet the Florida and North Carolina and South Carolina ASTM 1886/1996 codes. Our selection is far superior to that of our competitors.
  • Warranty – The products we offer and install come with a full manufacturers warranty. That ensures years of use and peace of mind with your investment. Furthermore American Hurricane Shutters provides an additional warranty to ensure that your shutters last a lifetime.
  • Price – Call us for a FREE estimate and compare the product quality, selection, installation time, and hardware with that of our competitors.

Meet The American Hurricane Shutters Team


Michael T. Burns
Michael has lived in the Wilmington area for over 20 years. Prior to starting American Hurricane Shutters, Michael worked as a top-level executive at multiple Fortune 500 companies. He is proud to bring an unparalleled level of craftsmanship and organization that is befitting of the Fortune 500 companies that he worked at in the past.


Operations and Marketing

Matthew Burns

Matthew is a graduate of Duke University. Having obtained degrees in both Economics and Political Science, he has now turned his attention toward AHS’s online and physical presence. Managing order fulfillment, AR/AP, advertisements across multiple mediums, and website design, Matthew is proud to wear the American Hurricane Shutters name.




Lead Installer: Casey Shaffer

Casey has been installing hurricane shutters in the Southeastern NC Area for over 15 years. In fact, the majority of installers in the Wilmington area were trained by Casey. Unlike many of our competitors, Casey and his team work exclusively for American Hurricane Shutters- allowing us to provide prompt service and superior installation.