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Instructions

For Installation

4, 6, & 8 inch Numbers

This is an instructional slideshow that will help guide you through the modern number installation process for sizes 4", 6", and 8" numbers. Use the arrows on either side of the slide show to navigate through the steps.

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Tools Required

Number Installation

Level
Hammer
Drill and appropriate drill bits
Epoxy or other adhesive (optional)
Tape

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Parts Included

Numbers Installation

A. (2) anchors
B. (2) long threaded rods
C. (2) short threaded rods
D. (2) spacers

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Spacing

Characters

STEP .01

Space your numbers using the red box on the downloaded templates. Once the red edges are lined up you will have 1/2” of spacing in between each number. Use tape to secure house number templates together.

Space your numbers using the red box on the downloaded templates. Once the red edges are lined up you will have 1/2” of spacing in between each number. Use tape to secure house number templates together.

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Drilling Holes

Step .02

Tape template at desired location. Use a level to align template. Drill holes through the .18 inch punch holes on your template into your mounting surface indicated by the open black circles on your paper number.

Drill hole size should be 1/4” if using masonry anchors. 3/16” if you are not using masonry anchors.

Tape template at desired location. Use a level to align template. Drill holes through the .18 inch punch holes on your template into your mounting surface indicated by the open black circles on your paper number.

Drill hole size should be 1/4” if using masonry anchors. 3/16” if you are not using masonry anchors.

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Mount Type

Step .03

For a floating number appearance, slide spacers over the threaded rod in the back. For a flat mount, omit spacers.

Optional but recommended: Apply a thin layer of epoxy or other adhesive to the end of the exposed studs before mounting.

For a floating number appearance, slide spacers over the threaded rod in the back. For a flat mount, omit spacers.

Optional but recommended: Apply a thin layer of epoxy or other adhesive to the end of the exposed studs before mounting.

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Mounting

Step .04

Firmly press the house number rods into the previously drilled holes.
Gently tapping with a hammer over a piece of wood may be necessary to fully seat the number.

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Remember to check your print settings to ensure the template is scaled properly. Print your template image using “Letter (8.5 x10 in)” paper size and look for an option “Scale” set it to 100% and click the “Print” button to create your output.

Template Downloads for numbers sized 8 inches in height or smaller

4 inch
NUMBER TEMPLATES

You will be redirected to a secure Dropbox folder where you will be able to select which 4 inch number templates you would like to download.

6 inch
NUMBER TEMPLATES

You will be redirected to a secure Dropbox folder where you will be able to select which 6 inch number templates you would like to download.

8 inch
NUMBER TEMPLATES

You will be redirected to a secure Dropbox folder where you will be able to select which 8 inch number templates you would like to download.