Do you take pride in being as self-sufficient as possible? Perhaps you’ve installed laminate flooring, assembled an entertainment unit for your living room, or even painted one or more rooms in your home. Installing window shutters in your Reno, NV home isn’t as daunting a task as you might think – and you can always get some guidance from the retailer.
Here’s a look at some helpful tips that will make self-installation easier and more pleasant.
Clear the Installation Area
Your first order of business is to clear out the areas where you will be installing window shutters. The worst thing you can do is to work in a cluttered space. This won’t only make things more difficult than they need to be, but also potentially make for a dangerous installation environment. So remove any clutter. This might mean pushing sofas out of the way or removing any artwork from the wall. Anything that could get in the way of the installation should probably be moved.
Get Help if Needed
While window shutters are manageable for most DIY types, there may be times when an extra set of hands can come in handy. If there are members of your family who can be enlisted to help, be sure to let them know that their services may be required. Many hands make light work, as the old saying goes, so don’t hesitate to request help from family if you need it.
Read the Instructions – and Follow Them Closely
When the window shutters are delivered to your home, make sure you read through the instructions. Don’t start until you understand everything you’ve read. You’ll also want to follow the instructions to the letter. If you do these 2 things, you’ll more likely than not complete the installation without any needless frustration. You can contact the window covering company if you have any questions during the installation process. They’re there to help.
Make Sure You Have Basic Tools
You’ll need some basic tools to install the window shutters. Ask the window covering store you patronize for recommendations on what sorts of tools you’ll need for the installation.
If you need window shutters for your home, get in touch with us at DLUX Window Coverings for the best Reno, NV window shutters on the market. Due to COVID-19 and the requirement to shut down our showrooms, we are offering our services via phone, email, and video conferencing technology like WhatsApp and Skype. Get in touch with us when you need us and we’ll be sure to offer any help you need. We sell window shades, window shutters, motorized shades, blinds, vertical solutions, custom drapery, roman shades, and specialty shapes and skylights. Give us a call to set up a consultation. You’ll find that modern technology makes it easy to enjoy the process of buying window coverings. Our dedicated staff members will be happy to assist you in any way possible. This will enable you to make informed buying decisions where you won’t be left with a case of buyer’s remorse.