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HOW TO
INSTALL
HOW TO INSTALL
Please Note:  Be sure to read General Information, How to Measure and How to Order before measuring, ordering or installing your shutters.

HOW TO INSTALL or HAVE THE SHUTTERS INSTALLED:  
1.  DIY Installation instructions can be found on-line at the following locations:
 
www.ehow.com/how_7240128_install-functional-shutters-brick.html

www.ehow.com/how_6106590_install-exterior-shutter-hinges.html

               www.ehow.com/how_7363018_install-outside-shutters.html

               www.ehow.com/how_7232141_measure-install-shutters.html

            www.ehow.com/how_7482304_install-outdoor-shutters.html

2.  Contact a local handyman, remodeling contractor, or a window treatment installer in your area to install shutters for a per window fee.
They can usually be located through a professinal referral, an on-line search or in a local phone directory.
3.  STANDARD INSTALLATION TOOLS:  Drill, Tape Measure, Ladder, Pencil,  (for brick or stone a HammerDrill is needed)
4.  Be sure to read "GENERAL INFORMATION" on the shutters before installation.
  5.  Store your shutters FLAT or ON THE LONG EDGE between arrival and installation. If you lean Everwood Composite Shutters, they will         
bow in the center.  If this happens, lay them flat until they flatten out and the bow is gone.
  6.  Use moving blankets between each panel to protect the shutters and the finish while being transported to the installation location.
  7.   Install exterior shutters in one of the following methods:































CONTACT US:
David Burress / Burress Fabricating, Inc. / BEST SHUTTER EVER
Mailing Address:  33 A Ray E. Talley Ct, Simpsonville, SC  29680
Pick Up/Delivery:  429 Hwy 418, Fountain Inn, SC  29644
david@bestshutterever.com or burressfabricating@gmail.com
Office Phone:  864.228.2296 or 864.616.8718  FAX:  864-642-3702
MANUFACTURING BEAUTIFUL EXTERIOR SHUTTERS SINCE 1999
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SHUTTER INSTALLATION METHODS
Direct Mount: 

Mount with six or more 3” fasteners through the front of the shutter panel.

For Brick or Stone use “TapCon” Masonry Screws.  For all other surfaces use Galvanized Decking screws.

Aesthetic or Authentic Method of measuring can be used.
Dummy Mount: 

Direct Mount as noted in A, then apply “dummy” or “faux” hinge fronts on top.

You may also add shutter dogs for aesthetic value, but these are optional.

Aesthetic or Authentic Method of Measuring can be used.
Authentic Mount:

Mount with Operable Hinges (“L” or Strap), Pintles and Shutter Dogs. 

Shutter dogs are required with Operable Hinges and Bolt latches are required if the shutters are to be closed over the windows. 

Aesthetic or Authentic Method of Measuring can be used, but the Authentic Method must be used in order to close over the windows.

Everwood Composite Shutters require a Center Hinge on Each Panel.