How Long Will It Take To Install Shutters in Las Vegas? The complete plantation shutter process, beginning with your initial consultation through installation, will take about four to six weeks. The reason it takes this long is because we strive to build the perfect shutters for your windows. To do that, we need to take exact measurements, use sophisticated software to design your shutters, assemble your brand-new shutters manually, and get them to your home for installation. Shutters made from real wood will usually take longer because of the staining and finishing process.It does take some time, but it’s absolutely worth the wait.