Step 4 : Conceal the corner assembly
Mark the end on the mantle and cut it to size on both ends and use the screw cover insert to cover up the assembly.
Step 5 : Use blocks to strengthen the mantel
Install the Support Blocks within 1-inch of the cut end of the mantle.
Step 6 : Strengthen the corners
Attach the Corner Assemblies with screws to both ends of the base and align them.
Step 7 : Use the screw covers on the corners
Slide the Screw Covers into the corner assembly and install any trim pieces making sure the locking tabs are engaged.
Step 8 : Caulk joints
Caulk all joints between the Sunburst and siding. Also apply caulk between the sunburst and the top of the window jamb.
Illustrations courtesy of Builders Edge.com
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