You can get the look and feel of wood by using composite railing systems. These railings will last a lifetime and will be virtually maintenance free. You will never have to replace rotten rails or have to paint ever again. Top quality composite railing is made of a mixture of the finest wood flours and ground virgin PVC and then fused together with a PVC top coat. These railings are designed to meet building code requirements. You can quickly install these composite railings to add a finishing touch to your home.

There are many styles to choose from and the overall design you decide on will have a major impact on the curb appeal of your home. By using composite railing systems you can give your home a facelift and add to the value of your property.

The first thing to keep in mind when you are considering adding composite railings to your home is the architectural style of your home. The type you choose will depend on whether your home has a sleek modern look or does it have a Victorian or colonial feel to it. You will then have to decide if you want a simple, unadorned style or something ornate and detailed.

Composite railing materials first started becoming popular in the early 90’s and are growing in popularity today. Because it is practically maintenance free, composite railing systems are being used more often than wood. Untreated wood railings will rot ovre time, and there is always a chance of getting splinters. Metal railings rust and must be painted. With composite railing you will have a beautiful addition to your home that you can easily install and maintain.

Composite railing will give you patio, porch, deck or steps a finished look. There are many styles to choose from to achieve the exact look you want for your home. Composite railings are not only beautiful – they are safe. Railings will keep people from unintentionally falling over the edge of your porch or deck. Railing on steps and entrances give a person something to hang on to and give support when they are climbing the steps.

There are different styles of post caps and base trim rings to give your railings a finished and distinctive look. You can find post caps that are simple or ornate to fit with the architectural feel of your home. You can use post caps that are simple and sleek like the classic, New England, or pyramid cap. If you want a post cap that stands out you can choose a gothic or ball cap to add dimension to your composite railings.

Railing systems are generally easy to install, inexpensive, and will keep your outdoor area safe for friends and family members. By using a composite railing system you get the look and feel of classic railings and through modern technology you get railings that are durable and will last a lifetime.

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