Nov 6, 2017 This Old House general contractor Tom Silva installs a wall-mounted staircase banister. (See below for a shopping list and tools.) Click here to
If you have a loose stair rail, a weak stair rail or no rail at all, fix the problem by installing a solidly anchored railing like we show here. Would your stair rail hold
In this how-to video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva installs a staircase handrail.
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "Gimme Shelter," learn how to install a new hand rail for your staircase.
DIYNetwork.com makes installing a stairway handrail easy with these basic steps.
Easy instructions on how to install new stair railing. Handrail brackets means that you do not need to invent a method of attaching the railing to the wall.
You may feel secure on stairs without a handrail, but if you want to sell your home, California building codes require a handrail installation any time there are
Building codes dictate that any staircase with four or more risers and wider than 44 inches needs a handrail between 32 and 38 inches high from the nose of the
A new oak handrail, glossy hardware and some wall and ceiling paint may be all it takes to spruce up your homes entryway. Plus, small can be
Contractors install the stair railing and balusters, and carpenter Bob Ryley describes the techniques, and the various checks and balances, used to make sure
How to Install Hand Railings for Stairs with Plaster Walls. Handrails improve the appearance of stairs and provide a sturdy place to hold onto while ascending or
How to Install a Basement Stairway Handrail. In most locations in the U.S., local building codes require handrails along stairways with more than three risers.