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Top 78 Rails Projects

  1. 46. How to Install Fence Rails (00:50)

    Get step-by-step instructions on how to cut and install fence post rails.

  2. 47. How to Install a Cable-and-Rail Framing System

    Weekend Handyman host Paul Ryan demonstrates how to install a metal cable-and-rail framing system after removing an old knee wall.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  3. 48. Stone Caps on Wooden Posts (00:01:00)

    Dean and Derek show how to add decorative stone caps to wooden posts.

  4. 49. How to Build Custom Deck Railings

    With the deck floor complete, build custom railings. The decks support posts serve as mounts for the new railing system.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  5. 50. How to Make a Rope Railing (00:01:00)

    Looking for a railing system that's different? Dean and Derek suggest rope.

  6. 51. Baseball Molding (02:50)

    Ken Griffey Sr. demonstrates how to create chair rail with baseball bats.

  7. 52. How to Stain a Banister

    It is easy to give a banister a whole new look in just a few easy steps.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 53. How to Fix Creaky, Unstable Stairs

    Home Inspector Rick Yeager explains how to fix creaky, unstable stairs and to secure a safety railing.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  9. 54. Installing a Deck Railing

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on installing a railing.

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  10. 55. Step 2: Determine Height (01:11)

    How to determine the height at which to install a chair rail.

  11. 56. Easy Beadboard Wainscoting (02:08)

    Change the look of any bathroom by installing easy beadboard wainscoting.

  12. 57. Installing Tile Patterns (01:54)

    Here's how to do a style-savvy tile design with a designer look.

  13. 58. Add Style and Safety to a Staircase

    These step-by-step projects will show you how to install an elegant carpet runner and freshly painted balusters.

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    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 59. Row House in Washington, DC (03:06)

    A 1919 DC brick row-house gets a new front porch and antique glass panels.

  15. 60. Interior Home Safety

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on interior home safety.

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