Metal railings are an attractive, durable, and long-lasting option for adding boundaries and defining spaces in interior or exterior settings. Whether you’re looking to install a deck railing or staircase railing or add balustrades or handrails to an existing structure, STAR Building Materials’ extensive selection of high-quality metal railing components and accessories will make it simple to get the job done.
- Extensive selection of metal railing components
- Interior and exterior solutions
How long do aluminum metal railings last?
Powder-coated aluminum railings can easily have a lifespan of twenty years or more, depending on the conditions they are exposed to.
How long do stainless steel railings last?
Stainless steel railings are known for their durability and longevity. When properly maintained, they can last many decades without requiring replacement.
Which is better—aluminum or steel railings?
Both aluminum and steel railings are strong metal railing materials that have their advantages, so determining which one is better depends on your purposes. Steel is the stronger but more expensive metal, while aluminum is the more malleable. In Winnipeg, it’s worth noting that steel can become brittle in extremely cold temperatures.
Is metal railing cheaper than wood?
In general, wood railings are cheaper than metal railings. Aluminum railings are less expensive than steel railings.