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Unique Railing Design Ideas: Curved Balusters Bring Soft Lines to Your Deck

Your home is an expression of who you are, from the paint on the wall to the flooring style to the throw pillows on the sofa....

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How to Choose a Child Safe Balcony Railing That Gives Peace of Mind

In 2015, little three-year-old Freddie Coulton from East Sussex, UK slipped between the balusters on a balcony railing and fe...

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Railings for Retaining Walls: Combining Industrial Strength and Elegance

When I was a teenager I actually walked right off a retaining wall. Distracted by the starry sky above, I took a step and soo...

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Fencing

Finding Secure and Beautiful Fencing for a Gated Community

Once upon a time, while working as an apprentice for a big residential construction company, my company was called to put up...

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Railing

The Best Railing for a View Is Minimal and Suits Its Setting

Maintaining a view while still providing something sturdy to lean on are two of the more basic requirements of a good railing...

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Building Materials for Humid Climates: Powder-Coated Metal Railings

A few years ago, a friend of mine invited me down to Florida to catch grouper. It had been awhile since we’d seen each other...

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For the Best Fence for Your Front Yard, Choose a Versatile and Classic Look

A few years ago, I was working in an old historic neighborhood, tasked with giving an old colonial house some much-needed cur...

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Railing

How to Choose Decking for a Summer House That Doesn't Require Maintenance

While living in Europe, I had the great honor of contributing a little sweat equity to the upkeep of one of my friends’ summe...

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Railing

Modern Veranda Railing Ideas: Cable, Metal, and Glass Deck Railings

A client called me up recently to get some ideas for veranda railing design and decorative options. They had a beautiful home...

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Railing

Create an Open View with Glass Railings for Balconies

One of the ladies I used to work with owned a nice property on the water. It was a small apartment complex she inherited from...

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Railing

Replacing Wood Deck Balusters With Metal Ones for an Easy Deck Refresh

Last weekend, I made an effort to get out to one of the local haunts around my city: a bar downtown whose gimmick is being on...

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Railing

Railings for Gazebos That Stand out from the Herd

Mention gazebos to the average person and it’s likely they’ll all picture the exact same thing. That may be because the major...

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Railing

The Best Balcony Railing Designs Are Easy to Install and Offer Customization

Any developer, architect, or contractor knows that balconies are often something of an afterthought--they’re a selling point,...

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Fencing

Tips for Fixing a Wobbly Deck Railing: DIY Railing Fixes

I’ve always felt that the deck of my home is like this special bonus outdoor room. It’s a place to connect and extend our liv...

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Fencing

The Best Fencing for Cold Climates Remains Solid in Wind, Rain, and Snow

When my parents got their first home the backyard wasn’t fenced in, and being a young couple who’d just bought their first ho...

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