Please download the installation instruction below.

How to Install Aluminum Decking

Decking – Parallel to House
Decking – Perpendicular to House

Decking – On Stairs

How to Install Aluminum Railing

Craft-Bilt Railing (Posts with Starter Pickets) – MOST common Railing Installation

LED Railing Light Installation on 3X3 Post

LED Railing Light Installation on Cross Over Post

LED Transformer and Wiring Info

FAQ for Aluminum Railing

Frameless Glass Railing

Frameless Glass Railing (pdf)

How to Install Patio Covers

PanelCraft™ Insulated Roof
Northlander™ Skyview Polycarbonate Roof
Northlander™ Skyview Low Profile Canopy

How to Install 4-Track Stacking Windows

4-Track Stacking Windows

How To Re-Glaze 4 Track Stacking Windows

How to Install Grand Vista Sunrooms

Grand Vista Three Season Sunroom
Grand Vista Three Season Sunroom Basics
Grand Vista All Season Sunroom

Sunroom Installation Training Basics

How to Install Vista Screen Rooms

Vista Screen Room

How to Install Shade Products

Retractable Awning

Retractable Canopy

Tension Shade
Solar Shade Series I
Solar Shade Series II

Watch “Motorized Shades – How To Videos

Watch “Motorized Awning – How To Videos” includes troubleshooting

Find out more regarding installation by visiting our Youtube Channel.

These are the most common installation guides. If your specific situation is not addressed, please contact us at (800) 668-6430 or

Instruction can be changed or updated without notice. Please inquire to Craft-Bilt for the most updated version.

Craft-Bilt’s warranty applies to a properly installed product only. Please contact us for warranty details. Labour and installation warranty are provided by the contractor who sells and installs the product. If you purchase products to install yourself (or have installed) then you are solely responsible for labour, installation and building code issues. DIY’ers should have above average construction skills and knowledge of building practices and codes. Please carefully read the footnotes on your quote or sales order. Purchases are bound by our Terms and Conditions of Sale.