i read your recent column about building stairs for a deck. i can handle that, but i'm worried about how to make all the complex cuts required for the deck stair railing. can you give me a few lifeline tips so i don't mess up my railing? mandy c., clemson, s.c. it's impossible for me to offer you step-by-step .
deck stairs need to be your straight run of the mill staircase. in cases where the house door opening to the deck sits a couple of feet above the decking, consider building custom shaped deck (step house decks). find this pin and more on deck building and design by homeadditionp. for our back step - minus the .
build exterior stairs. outdoor stepsdeck stepswood stepsconcrete stepsoutdoor stair railingdeck railingsexterior stair railingpatio stairsentry stairs. exterior steps - like this only wider to allow for groceries, luggage, etc.
diy project is about how to build a porch stair railing. building railings for the porch stairs is the last step of a complex backyard project.
install stair railing (using the following mycarpentry deck stair design), the stair stringers should already be installed, along with the risers and treads. if they aren't, see the building stairs section for easy to follow instructions. building a deck .