Mark the locations of the mounting holes on the building.
How hang shutter dogs vinyl siding.
Shutters are an important element to giving your home a detailed finish look.
Find a shutter that s brings your look together there s a shutter for any style of home.
All vinyl siding products when the appearance of the hardware that they need to put holes just removed if you are residing our home.
Open the shutters all the way.
Tiebacks should mount about 1 4 the width of the shutter from the outside edge and roughly 1 1 2 inches from the bottom of an open shutter.
Using metal screws with painted heads is an alternate method to install exterior shutters on all types of siding stucco and masonry.
Installing shutters can give your home an instant upgrade.
The addition of shutters to a home can add curb appeal and style.
Position the dog on the siding under the shutter 4 inches in from the shutter s outer edge and 1 inch below the bottom edge.
Measure your windows and then install your shutters with a few tools and materials.
For wood vinyl or aluminum siding drill a 1 4 diameter hole through just the siding.
If you put the shutters up are they all going to be about the same size.
Well let s let me ask you this.
When your house has vinyl siding there are steps you will need to follow to properly install your shutters.
Builders edge makes it easy to find the right style of exterior vinyl shutter to take your curb appeal up a notch.
Shutter inches in a lawn mower baseball hail damage or shutters wooden exterior shutters all i have or a pilot holes through the vinyl or carpentry skills consider adding shutters on the size of a inch larger than wood window.
Be careful not to drill into the wall.
However when properly installed shutters can last for years with little maintenance.
Got to get creative on how to install shutters without drilling into siding.
Shutters are also a reflection of personal taste and complete the look of a home s exterior.
When improperly installed damage to the shutters and siding can result in overwhelming repair costs.
Get a hole in your siding yeah.
After removing the shutter drill a hole at each mark.
And there are vinyl siding fasteners that are used in that situation so that you pierce the siding without causing a leak to happen.
You do want to be careful not to squish the siding because remember the siding is somewhat soft.
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That s a good question.
And most of the shutter companies will sell those as part of the shutter too so you certainly can do that.
Use a drill with a multi purpose 11 64 inch bit to pre drill holes through the shutter for the screws at each reference mark.