Although it’s a relatively small project, adding a new or updating an interior railing makes a big impact on your home’s appearance. After all, your staircase and balcony are typically the first things visitors see when they walk into your home. Additionally, Mountain Laurel railings offer a bigger benefit by inspiring designers and homeowners to broaden their creativity with the artful beauty of branches.
La Jolla, California Front Porch Railing
Let’s take a look at a few small railing projects with a big impact involving interior stairway and balcony railings. Each features a simple and straight interior stairway with a balcony that takes advantage of the natural beauty of branch balusters. While each home displays its own unique twist on a cabin, country or beach-style interior, the use of wooden rails and branching infill fits beautifully with each design style, ranging from rustic to contemporary.
The Children’s Inn at NIH Gets a New Playground Enchanted with Branch Railings
Mountain Laurel railings with their twisting twig balusters lend a fun and fairy-tale look to a special play park located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Children’s Inn.
The Inn, established in 1990, provides temporary residence for children receiving life-saving treatment at the NIH and their families. Outside the facility adjoins a sprawling playground that “provides a magical escape from the burdens of illness.”
Thought you might like the finished pictures (best I can take with my camera). The railings are beautiful and everything I had hoped for. They really are the finishing touch on a beautiful lakefront cabin in the woods of Pa. You are most welcome to use these in your advertising and are welcome to visit and see the results for yourself. Many thanks. I can’t express how pleased we are with both the product and your service.
All stained….very beautiful…….many compliments. I think it fits in with the Green Mountain surroundings perfectly. My plans are to order railings for the loft and staircase next year when I finish the inside of the barn. BTW, feel free to use the picture if you’d like. I love my deck and have had nothing but compliments about how beautiful it is and how naturally it fits in the green mountains of Vermont. Thanks James! –Fred
Last year we completed a custom home that had your handrails installed. They look amazing so I wanted to forward you on some pictures of the project. You are welcome to use these pictures if you would like.
The homeowners absolutely love them- they fit in perfectly with their style and are one of a kind.
The designer requested a special gate of cedar beams and mountain laurel branches with a somewhat gothic feel to the curves. Read on to learn how we built a mountain laurel branch and cedar beam framed gate.
We built a hot tub deck recently and it turned out quite nicely. The mountain laurel newel posts stick up above the handrails for a completely different look. Nestled in a woodsy spot, the posts and balusters also blend beautifully with the background. As you’ll see in the following pictures, natural elements bring to life our concept of an incredibly functional deck.