DIY Window Shutters

Traci from shares her story of making shutter for this home. With the help of some volunteers from the nearby Lowes they made some great board and batten shutters.

How to Build Board and Batten Shutters

The list of materials they used is as follows.

  • 1×6 poplar boards
  • 1×4 poplar boards
  • compound miter saw
  • wood glue
  • nail gun and nails (1 1/4″, 18 gauge finish nails)
  • tape measure
  • sanding sponges
  • stain  (We used MinWax Dark Walnut.)
  • rubber gloves and cloths for staining
  • paint sticks to use as spacers between boards

Check out their video on below.


If you have any question or want to share your projects, just comment below.

2 Responses to “DIY Window Shutters”

  1. Chris Norell

    Nov 07. 2017

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    Feb 22. 2018


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