When it comes to safety, there are few features on your deck that are as important as you deck railing and finding the right design will ensure that y...
When it comes to safety, there are few features on your deck that are as important as you deck railing and finding the right design will ensure that your family is safe from accident as well as adding the right design features to your deck.
Deck railing are of the easiest features to place on your deck and there are numerous deck railing replacement kits and well as instructions on how to install deck railings online which not only help to make your deck safer, but also mean that you can upgrade the style of your deck quickly and easily with little additional expense. There are various types of railings on the market including the following:-
Wooden Deck Railings
Wood is by far the most popular deck construction material and is very often used for the manufacturing of the railings too. They are the most cost effective way to get a quality set of railings on your deck and can be made to look extremely attractive. The only major disadvantage of wooden railings is that they are prone to weather damage in the long run and will require replacement within a few years to ensure the safety of your family. They need to be checked each and every year to ensure that they are still secure and at the very first sign of damage, will need to be replaced, particularly if your deck is located even a couple of feet above ground level.
Go to part 2 of Deck Railing Ideas for Metal and Glass Railing Ideas