Aloha from Mountain Laurel Handrails

Aloha from Mountain Laurel Handrails certainly captures the essence of an extraordinary curved railing system, custom built for a home in Hawaii!

Curved custom deck amazing woodwork

Curved custom deck amazing woodwork

It features a sweeping curve, along with the use of indigenous materials, such as Lychee and Ohia wood, and unique Laurel branches. Take a look at how it all comes together to create a very special railing system.
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Branches in a Treehouse Railing

As you view these branches in a treehouse railing, perhaps you’ll wish you were a kid again?

Treehouse railing

Treehouse railing

A treehouse wraps around a sturdy tree, while Laurel branches enclose the tall structure taking its visual appeal to new heights. That’s because there’s just something enchanting about Mountain Laurel branches.

Maybe it’s the way they twist and turn to form fascinating shapes? Whatever the reason, these natural twigs, grown in mountain forests, stir the imagination just like the treehouse itself.  Continue Reading…

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Rustic Pergola in Tennessee

As you can see, this rustic pergola in Tennessee isn’t your ordinary landscaping structure. Its eye-catching details transform the yard into a charming and cozy outdoor living space…  perfect for entertaining guests or relaxing alone in the hot tub. Let’s explore some of these extraordinary elements.

Rustic pergola in Tennessee

Rustic pergola in Tennessee

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Cedar Deck Railing

Connecting a home’s interior to its exterior and outdoor surroundings is becoming more and more important to homeowners. As you’ll see in the pictures, a homeowner selected branch infill for interior and exterior railings to create a cohesive flow throughout his Craftsman home and tree-lined lot. And the result is stunning!

Cedar Deck Railing

Cedar Deck Railing

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Big Sky Montana Railing

Big Sky Montana railing gets its inspiration from the rugged terrain and other natural surroundings of this home’s amazing locality.

Montana, nicknamed Big Sky Country is famous for its magnificent mountains, alpine forests and abundant wildlife. So instinctively, the homeowners wanted to incorporate local elements into their interior design.

Big Sky Montana Railing

Big Sky Montana Railing

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Artistic Railings on Interior and Exterior

Artistic Railings

Artistic Railings

Artistic railings on the interior and exterior structures of a house, with multilevel balconies, is a creative showpiece. This custom home design was in need of equally unique railings. With so many options in handrails, there are very few that have truly random designs, where everything is unique. These artistic handrails all have different shapes and patterns since they are made with sticks and branches from the mountain laurel tree.

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House Boat Timber Frame Handrail

We know branch railings have become very popular, but we never thought we’d see them on a houseboat.  Of course, this isn’t an ordinary houseboat. And the one-of-a-kind handrails make it just that much more extraordinary!

A House Boat with a Timber Frame Branch Railing

Branch Railing Timber Frame

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Interior Wood Railing

Small Railing Projects with a Big Impact

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.

Let’s take a look at a few small projects with a big impact involving stair and balcony interior wood railing.

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.

Interior Wood Railing for Stairs

Interior Wood Railing for Stairs

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