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How to build stair railing. First build a level landing pad for the stair stringers. You don’t need to pour a footing. Just dig out and compact a minimum 4-in. thick gravel base then pour a concrete slab or lay paving stones. Lay out and cut the stringers. (See How to Build Deck Stairs for more information.) Make the bottom tread cut 1-1/2 ... 【Get Price】

How to build a handrail for porch steps. Follow this guide for how to make a wooden handrail for outdoor steps without balustrades (spindles). Step 1: Measure and cut rails and posts. Step 2: Place the post holders. Step 3: Install the posts. Step 4: Attach the handrail. Step 5: Seal the handrail 【Get Price】

Wood is the most commonly used material for indoor handrails. Wood is sturdy and attractive making it a good fit for indoor use. Wood is also an option for an outdoor handrail but it may be prone to rotting in humid climates. Untreated wood will need an oil treatment before installation. Use tung oil linseed oil or a product based in one of ... 【Get Price】