About Handrails & Railings
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some common questions and answers
Most local codes require that handrails and railings are fastened at a height between 34″-38″. This height is a comfortable and safe height to grab onto the top rail, and use it to assist in going up and down stairs.
All of our standard handrails have the measurements in the photos of the listings, which are usually in the 2nd or 3rd photo. We have many different sizes and styles to choose from. We even build custom orders to suit the individual needs of many customers.
Yes. Our post rails come standard with a base for fastening to any solid secure flat surface, like wood, concrete or composite decking. You can also request a Post rail without the base plate to install in a new concrete pad.
No. All handrails must be fastened to a secure, solid surface , like wood studs, or a door frame.
Yes. We supply 5/16″ lag bolts with each order that are painted to match your handrail.