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Helpful tips to consider when selecting a deck railing system 

Posted On 18th June 2016

Helpful tips to consider when selecting a deck railing system Deck railings are not only a necessary safety feature when constructing a deck, they can add or detract from the appearance of any type of building.  Therefore, it is critical to consider the following factors before making this very important decision: Architectural style of the building. Ideally, the style of deck railing selected should complement the architectural style of the building, regardless of whether it is a comme ...

5 Commercial Railing Options to Consider  

Posted On 17th June 2016

5 Commercial Railing Options to Consider If you need railing for your commercial deck or patio, there are a variety of options to consider. So, which option is right for you? Take a look at five of the most popular commercial railing options. Aluminum Railing Aluminum railings are a common commercial railing option for stairways, walkways and ramps. Aluminum railings are sturdy and durable, and they come in a range of styles from traditional to contemporary.   Glass Railing  ...

When You Should Install Safety Railings 

Posted On 8th June 2016

When You Should Install Safety Railings Safety railings help ensure the safety of a given space. In commercial and industrial spaces, there are specific OSHA guidelines that mandate when guardrails and safety railings must be used. In regards to residential properties, local building codes sometimes mandate the installation of safety railings in specific situations. So, when should you install safety railings? Let’s take a look.  To Secure a Pool The Centers for Disease Control and ...

Your Guide to Cable Railings 

Posted On 2nd June 2016

Your Guide to Cable Railings Cable railings are best defined as railings that make use of horizontal or vertical cables between posts in place of other options like spindles or glass. These cables tend to be much thinner than pickets and can secure an area without obstructing the surrounding view. Cable railings are attractive and practical so they can be a great option for both commercial and residential spaces. So, what should you know about cable railings? Let’s take a look.  They Re ...