How to Build a Deck: Wood Decking and Railings
Installing Deck Railings. The deck railings consist of 2 x 4 top and bottom rails attached to the back of the posts a 5/4 x 6 rail cap and 2 x 2 balusters.
Install a Vinyl Deck Railing in 4 Steps DoItYourself.com
Install the post three feet into the ground using a 60-pound bag of concrete to hold the post in position. Some vinyl railing installations need a 4-by-4 pressure treated post with a vinyl post sleeve placed over top.
How to Install Modern Deck Railing with Hog Pen Fencing
This modern deck railing tutorial is an easy way to update your deck. This deck railing features hog pen fencing that allows your view to be unobstructed. You might also be interested in this post on painting a deck.
HOW TO INSTALL CABLE RAILING - Atlantis Rail Systems
For cable railings you want to use a construction that is rigid as possible and will not stretch. CABLE RAILING POST PLANNING AND INSTALLATION You will be working with three types of posts; end posts used at each starting or ending point corner posts used at every change of direction and mid posts used to support rails and cable between .
How to Install Deck Railing Posts Better Homes and Gardens
Before you begin draw your design and double-check the sizes and measurements. In our railing the post length equals the height of the railing above the deck plus the decking thickness plus the joist width minus the thickness of the cap rail.
Deck Railing Fasteners - Fine Homebuilding
Jump to all the videos in this series. A deck guard system of rails and balusters or other infill relies on the underlying deck framing and 4×4 wood guardrail posts whether guardrail system is site-built or a manufactured system.