How to Install Fixed Mount Exterior Shutters
For Composite Wood Shutters
What You’ll Need Before Installing
|Hole Plugs • Touch Up Paint|
|WHAT YOU’LL NEED|
|Drill • Screws • Wall Anchors • Pencil • Level|
Step 1: Positioning The Shutter
Begin by placing the shutter next to the window opening. To ensure the shutter is straight, use a level and with your pencil and mark where the pre drilled holes are located. This will indicate where the screws are to be installed.
Step 2: Pre Drilled Holes
With the shutter removed, drill pilot holes where the marks are located on the siding. Depending on your siding material, wall anchors may be required.
Step 3: Installing The Shutter
Next, place the shutter in the intended location and drive the screws into the holes of the shutter. Repeat Steps 1-3 for all remaining shutters. Once completed, insert hole plugs and use touch up paint as needed.