If you prefer an ultra modern stair railing, a glass railing is right up your alley. Unlike wood or wrought iron – which typically feature spindles, balusters and handrails – Making a glass railing usually by a panel of glass that provides a smooth, seamless appearance? For an even more striking appearance, use colored glass to introduce color and pattern to railing. But while beautiful, a glass railing may not be best fit for your home if you have small children.
Modern stair railing design uses clean lines and simple elements to create an open feel. Steel railing with glass panels create a dramatic look that can make a small space appear larger. Combining metal and glass are also popular for its light-reflective quality. Steel and glass railings can be expensive, but installation is a generally an easy DIY project that railings are designed off-site and includes installation instructions.
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Modern stair railing wood and iron can create a dramatic effect both warm and cool at same time. Often these railing systems purchased in sections; handrail is built of wood and spindles are cast iron. These systems generally require professional installation due to cutting involved in specific angles to properly install and secure balustrade. Typically, this type of railing system is designed for straight-run or long stairs with a landing between stairs. As with almost any kind of stair railing, custom – made systems are available.