Are you looking for a way to make your deck stand out in your neighborhood? Metal railings have become more popular for decks with modern and industrial style homes.
Aluminum is one of the best options when considering steel. It is naturally rust prohibitive, and can withstand harsh weather conditions with minimal upkeep. Commonly aluminum railing is powder coated. This process provides a weather proof finish and also has the option of custom colors.
Steel is one of the most common building materials, but it is not very popular for deck railings. It`s susceptibility to rust does not make it ideal. But it can be galvanized or powder coated to prolong the life of the steel.