Installation Guidelines for Composite Shutters

Installing Monument Shutter Co.'s exterior shutters won't take long, even if you're a DIY novice. Actually, most of our customers have referred to installing the shutters as an easy, fulfilling weekend project! 

Full Installation Instructions


Installation Video


Safety Instructions:

  • Make sure to use the recommended tools.
  • Wear safety goggles.
  • Follow the fixture, power tools, and paint manufacturers’ instructions and user manuals.
  • Use common sense and follow good construction practices.

Tools & Material Checklist:

  • Monument Shutter Co. Shutters
  • Electric drill
  • 1/8” drill bit
  • Proper screws for installation surface
  • Level
  • Pencil, marker, or chalk

Fixed Hardware Instructions:

  • Determine the position for the shutter by matching up the top and bottom of the shutter with the window and mark its position.
  • Mark the shutter where you will fasten it to your installation surface.
  • Using a 1/8” bit drill pilot holes where you marked the shutter.
  • Using a level set the shutter in place and fasten using the correct screws for your installation surface. Be sure not to over-tighten the screws.