Basswood Traditional or Plantation Shutter Slats-16" Length
Ready to build your own custom shutters with ease? View all of our Shutter Jig Templates and select the style that is perfect for your application!
Save time and money by building your own Traditional or Plantation Shutters using our unfinished Basswood Shutter Slats! Available in three widths and two lengths; traditional comes in 1/4" thick x 1-1/4" wide x 16" length; plantation comes in 3/8" thick x 2-1/2" or 3-1/2" wide x 16" length (lengths are nominal). All stock comes ready to paint, stain, or clear coat. Ideal for fixed or movable traditional or plantation style shutters. Basswood is a stringy hardwood. To prevent your drill bit from getting bogged down when drilling through basswood, be sure to go slow enough for your drill bit to effectively clear wood chips.
over 2 years ago
over 5 years ago
1 year ago
You may wish to have shutters painted by a professional and then install.
You could, but I wouldn’t. Once the panel is assembled and operational, you only have one panel to hang and paint/stain; not 15+ pieces. I hope that helps; it is just my opinion.
Wish you luck