If your favorite outdoor space is your deck, we give you over 30 inspiring Deck Railing Ideas to show how you can spruce it up, from DIY to store bought.
Get balusters and wood for the handrail. Cut 1×3 or 2×4 lumber into lengths equal to the distance between your deck posts. Get plenty of 2×2 balusters to use for the railing. The length of the balusters should be approximately the height you want the railing to be. You'll also need thin strips of wood.
With the deck floor complete, build custom railings. The decks support posts serve as mounts for the new railing system.
Now that the frame for your deck is complete, you can install the decking. This part of the deck project shows you how to install wood decking and deck railings.
With the deck floor in place, DIYNetwork.com experts show how to build custom railings using the continuation of deck support posts as mounts for the new .
Watch this video to learn how to build deck handrails for a wooden deck the easy way, along with the proper.
Screw it to the deck rim joist with at least four screws. Most of the stair support is provided by the skirts, so make sure you screw them to the hanger board with two 3-in. deck screws at each side and toe-screw them to the deck rim. Attach the treated stringers to the skirts with 2-1/2 in.