Outdoor Staircase With Metal Handrails
Handrails not only add style and elegance to your outdoor staircase, but also provide a safety element to your home. Metal handrails for an outdoor staircase can be the perfect finishing element for this structure, even if the staircase is not made of metal! While installing outdoor metal railings for stairs, the first thing that you need to consider is the minimum required height. Also, consider the total length of handrails from the first to the last step which will help you choose the right designs. The simplest designs include straight vertical rods installed in line between two long horizontal rods. Sometimes the handrail just consists of straight vertical rods without the top and bottom boundary of horizontal rods, each of the rods being graced with delicate crown designs. The vertical rods are sometimes graced with round wrought iron pieces which are installed in between alternative rods or in a straight line above the horizontal rod.
Wrought iron handrails for outdoor staircase are popular for the delicate designer touch which they add to the structure. You can opt for the most intricate designs and even the simple, yet eye-catching patterns making up the handrails. Coiled designs and curvy patterns that make delicate and lovely outdoor stair railings are popularly chosen. From twisted vertical rods, till curved and snake styled horizontal rods, you have a lot to explore in metal handrails. A unique design which consists of horizontal curvy branch styled rods extending out from a round but not so thick vertical trunk styled rod can be a classic pick. These are further graced with leaves and thin branches.