Construction Process: Railing

1/4" plate aluminum cut into gass shapes with a water jet cutter.  Railing by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.

Aluminum stairs fabricated to the shape of tree branches by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.

Here's a typical example of wood railing which blocks the view when seated and causes your eyes to focus on the rail instead of the view.  Not a calming effect.

This powder coated aluminum railing is a good choice for exterior retaining wall guard railing.

Powder coated aluminum railing with a craftsman style design by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.

Stainless steel wire rope railing with sealoflex porch deck coating.

Stainless steel wire rope railing with brazilian teak porch decking.

Notice how you don't really notice cables.  Your eye focuses on the shoreline and water view.  Now imagine how it would look sitting here enjoying your view through typical wooden picket railing.  The view would be totally ruined.

Stainless steel cable railing with anodized aluminum top rail.

Stainless steel cable railing within aluminum screen wall framing on a back porch.

Stainless steel cable railing on a 3rd floor porch deck of the Glenn residence.

Stainless steel wire rope railing system by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.

Stainless steel wire rope railing system by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.

Stainless steel wire rope railing system by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.
Stainless steel wire rope railing system by Kevin Marchetti, the Renaissance Man.

Emil & John are installing a cast stone deck railing on the Young residence.

John with Brownsville Ornamental Iron Works fabricating ornamental iron stair railing in the Kesler residence.

Ornamental iron stair railing in the Kesler residence.

Ornamental iron stair railing in the Young residence.

Here's a fun beach deck rail I designed for the Wittke residence on Pensacola Beach.

Shadow box fence cut around a heritage oak tree.

Railing

Les White, Acorn Construction General Contractor, #RG0055853
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