1) Mark the front of the plate where the holes will be drilled with a marker or knife.
2) Drill the hole to desired diameter to fit standoff or cap
3) Remove protective plastic cover and engrave plate
4) Mark holes in wall to align with plate
5) Drill hole in drywall for anchor (Wood will not require the anchor)
6) Hammer lightly to install anchor flush (drywall)
7) Screw on the base of the cap or standoff carefully not to far
8) Attach the plate to the base and screw down by hand