How to Build a Wooden Porch Railing using Stock Rails and Balusters. Rails and Balusters are Cut to Length On Site. Build custom porch railing to add character and safety to your porch with a straightforward DIY project that starts with purchased upper and lower rail and baluster stock.
Here Danny shows how to construct the railings and spindles from pressure treated wood.
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Note how the railing is resting on blocks of wood with a shim to help make the section level . I chose to build the stair railing and the short flat railing at
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