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How to Install a Stairway Handrail

These basic step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to install a stairway handrail for added safety.

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Materials

  • tape
  • handrail
  • L brackets
  • screws
  • wood glue

Tools

  • miter box
  • miter saw
  • stainless steel clamps
  • chalk line
  • stud finder
  • drill
  • awl
  • combination square
  • screwdriver
  • tape measure
  • safety glasses
  • level

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