How Long Does It Take To Get Shutters in Orlando? The entire plantation shutter process, beginning with your initial consultation through installation, usually takes approximately four to six weeks. The process takes this long because we want to build the perfect shutters for your windows. To do that, we need to take precise measurements, use advanced software to design your shutters, assemble your brand-new shutters by hand, and get them to your home for installation. Wood shutters will usually take longer than faux wood because of the staining and finishing process.It does take a little time, but it’s definitely worth the wait.