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BUILD

Learn how to build DISTINCT spaces with our step-by-step installation instructions!

Use decorative panels, wooden or composite boards, or try a combination of panels with boards!

 

INSTALLATION VIDEOS

Explore our installation videos to learn how to BUILD your DISTINCT space!

Privacy Screen with Decorative Panels

In this video, you will learn how to install the Distinct Home Privacy Screen using Decorative Panels

Privacy Screen with Wood Boards

In this video, you will learn how to install the Distinct Home Privacy Screen using Decorative Panels in combination with wood or composite boards

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How to Install 4ft-wide Privacy Screen

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ALWAYS WEAR PROPER PPE:

Wear safety glasses and utility gloves.

As in all construction projects, remember to wear the corrct personal protective equipment for the job.  Always wear safety glasses to protect your eyes from airborne debris.  Protect your hands by wearing all purpose utility gloves.  This will drastically reduce the change of eye and hand injury.

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STEP 1:

Prepare for Assembly

Identify and lay out left brackets and right brackets as shown in the diagram.

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STEP 2:

Attach the Brackets and Panels

Properly align the brackets (as shown) before attaching all brackets to post using supplied lock washer and screw, using the Allen Key supplied with the Post Kit.

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STEP 3:

Install the Base

Install the base cover and base onto post, from the bottom.  Ensure that the holes on the post and the base are aligned, as these will hold the lock screw, later, in Step 6.  

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STEP 4:

Secure the Base to the Ground

Lift privacy screen up, with a second person, and move the assembly to the final location for the screen, so that the base can be secured to the ground.

Use your own hardware, appropriate for your chosen surface, to secure the post base to the ground surface.

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STEP 5:

Secure base to Post with Lock Screw

Secure base into post with the lock screw and washer on both sides of the post.

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STEP 6:

Place post cap and hole covers

Place post caps (x2), hole covers (x24 as needed), and panel joiners (x2) to the assembled privacy screen.

INSTALLATION PDF

Download installation PDF to your device for easy reference. 
Bilingual in English and French.  Bilingue en anglais et en français.

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Privacy Screen

Installation PDF
EN | FR

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Wood Brackets

Installation PDF
EN | FR

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Surface Mount

Installation PDF
EN | FR

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Fence Connector

Installation PDF
EN | FR

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Ground Stake

Installation PDF
EN | FR

 

STEP BY STEP

Easy to follow Step by Step instructions for the basic 4ft-wide Privacy Screen