How to Build a Handrail For Your Porch - Safer Stairs In 3 hours for Mar 21, 2014 And if they do a face plant off your steps, guess who's gonna get sued? That would be YOU – the negligent homeowner. Local building codes vary, but pretty much anywhere, if you have a deck or porch 30” or more above ground level (lower in some areas), a railing is required, as is a handrail along the
Decks.com. Deck Stair Railings Grippable handrails are requireed and must meet specific requirements. Stair Railings. Guard rails are required on the sides of stairs with a total rise of more than 30" above the floor or grade below. On this project we used Deckorators aluminum balusters, stair connectors, post caps and rail connectors. Attaching the bottom
Outdoor Stair Railing Family Handyman Decks and outdoor stairs can develop wobbly railings, often due to a wobbly bottom post. Here's how The bottom post is the toughest post to make solid when you build outdoor stair railings. Note: Confirm the handrail detail on this post design with your local building inspector to make sure it's acceptable in your region.