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How to install a handrail? 10 months 1 week ago #208

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How to install a handrail?

Installing a handrail is an essential step in making stairs safe. The handrail should be attached securely and firmly to the wall. Here are the steps for installing a handrail.
  • The bottom of the handrail should be at a comfortable height to make it easier to grasp.
  • Mark the location of the handrail on the wall according to the design.
  • Spot and Mark the main post location.
  • Drill pilot holes in the floor or wall where you marked the location of the safe foothold.
  • Fix the main post using suitable anchor grout.
  • Mark, drill and fix the corner posts.
  • Running the Top rail
  • Mark, drill, and install the middle posts.
  • Finally the horizontals or the glass work - As per design

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