STEPS FOR INSTALLATION

Our non-complicated install allows flexibility, whether to hire experienced trades for installation or DIY.

Overview

Proper site preparation must be completed in accordance to local building codes. The illustrations in the manual are for general purpose, site conditions may require alterations as needed for the install. Read and follow the instructions to perform the installation of the Trimlock skirting product for a hassle free install.

Tools Needed
  • Install Kit
  • Tape Measure
  • Skill Saw w/ Cutting Blade
  • Level
  • Drill
  • Saw Horses/ Work Table
  • Touch-up Brush
  • Tin Snips
  • Utility Knife
  • Straight Edge
  • Eye/Ear Protection
INSTALLATION HELP

Here are some FAQ’S about the installation process

How do I cut the product?

A skill saw and steel/metal saw blade, for best results cut the panel from the back side this keeps the textured side cleaner from cutting debris.

Is it necessary to use a PwF 2x4 as a base to set the skirting on?

It is not absolutely necessary however by not installing PWF and or regular 2×4 as a base the chances of the skirting not performing as intended are high. This system has been developed as a lever lasting product so it is recommended to follow the instructions and local building codes to achieve the best results possible.

Can the product be repaired if damaged?

Repair of the panels, Trims and all aspects of the product can either be onsite repaired if light damage occurs. Repair materials are supplied with each order and for heavy damage each individual panel or trim work can be easily replaced if necessary without hassle.

If I do not like the colour or get tired of it can I recolour the product on site?

Yes the product is made up of materials that can be recoloured many times if required, it simply needs to be cleaned of all dirt and contaminants and recoated with a quality acrylic topping. We can steer you in the right direction for the best product to use with our Trimlock panel system.