inexpensive deck railing alternatives

Wood railings are relatively inexpensive to build depending on the species chosen and are plenty strong to keep everyone top-side. They can be basic built with dimensional 2×4 lumber for the top and bottom plates and 2×2 wood spindles that you can purchase by the dozen. 【Get Price】

Glass has been used to adorn railings for years. It looks good but it's expensive. Acrylic panels made from plastic provide an affordable alternative to glass. Install them between pressure-treated posts for a safety rail that shields against weather while providing an unobstructed view of the countryside. 【Get Price】

Deck Railing overview. One of my saddest experiences as a contractor occurred when I revisited a gorgeous wood deck I had built 10 years before. It was a wreck. The homeowner had tried to keep up with the maintenance but he’d found that it was too much work. 【Get Price】

But if you’ve ever had to rebuild your deck you know how expensive (and boring) some of the deck railing ideas can be. Well that’s why I’m bringing you this list of deck railing alternatives. Some of them are DIY some have tutorials and some are just meant for inspiration. 【Get Price】