Aluminum Stair Rail & Handrails Systems by Elegant Aluminum Products Elegant Aluminum Products » Aluminum Railing »Stair Railing We produce our stair rails to meet the fundamental needs of architects and home-owners alike. Our aluminum rails come in grades covering residential and commercial. We will manufacture a safe and secure railing system that will last a lifetime without the maintenance associated with iron or steel. Our stair rails will not crack, peel or rust; and our rails are backed by a limited-lifetime-warranty. Our aluminum stair rail product lines are custom manufactured for every unique job. To help facilitate installation, and to ensure a perfectly fit aluminum stair rail while eliminating tedious and pricey guesswork at the job location, the completed aluminum stair rails are labeled and shipped pre-assembled. The result is a remarkable, modern railing system that lasts longer without the maintenance of iron or steel. Our standard aluminum stair rail systems are available in 36 inch and 42 inch heights. 36 inch high aluminum stair rail are advisable for applications situated 30 inches above grade or less, and 42 inch high aluminum stair rails are advisable for applications situated beyond 30 inches above grade. 42” tall stair railings require an additional 36” tall grab rail that is mounted to the stair rail in order to satisfy code requirements. Stair rail can be plate mounted, core drilled or stringer mounted depending on site conditions. Contact the local building authority in your area before selecting a height and style to satisfy your unique railing requirements, due to the fact that local building codes may vary from the IBC specifications. Accomodating various stair configurations, we offer a variety of stair-rail and handrail designs. The following are some common types stairways and stair-rail designs. Box or Enclosed stair-ways is enclosed by walls on opposing sides and lacks any turns. Usually an enclosed stairway only requires a handrail mounted on each wall or a single wall depending on codes in your area. One-side-open stairways has a full body rail on one side and an optional hand-rail on the opposing side. Open design stair railing has neither a wall nor riser. It is completely open except for the stair stringers on opposing sides and stair rungs. Wrap around stairways may include a landing between flights of stairs. We can accommodate your needs, whatever the architectural specifications are. Visit our aluminum railing section for more information. Call 1-800-546-3362 for a completely free, no-obligation quote or use our online form.