What makes a good deck railing? A high quality material, innovative design, professional installation, and followingyour local building code requirements. Deck railing systems not only function as safeguards and beautiful additions to houses, they also add to your convenience. You can lean on the railing while talking to someone or place food and drinks there during a home party.
Whatever your ideas for deck railing installation are, there are certain peculiarities to consider.
Posts are the main supportive parts of a deck railing, so don’t hesitate to put another middle post if your deck is too wide.Our experts at Art Metal Workshop recommend not to place them farther than 60-70”. If you do, the railings may sag or even break if the material isn’t of the best quality or if the pressure is too strong.
Posts usually consist of:
There’s a wide variety of materials to choose:
While choosing the variant that suits you best, make sure to include all aforementioned points. Mind the regulations, as they were made to ensure your safety. Choose the right sized for railings and don’t hesitate to install more posts. Also choose the most appropriate material, and even if you choose metal or glass, our specialists are ready to implement your idea!