Understanding Glass Railings: Types and Design Considerations

Shoe mount custom glass railing installation

Glass railings, a symbol of architectural precision, are not just barriers but a statement that merges the boundaries between indoor rooms or outdoor spaces. The evolution of glass as a prime material for railings, particularly in commercial settings and luxury residences, underscores its ability to provide both transparency and structural performance. Dive into the world…

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Sleek, Elegant and Modern Cable Railing

Cable style railings custom designed for homes

We pride ourselves on designing and installing custom cable railing systems that elevate the aesthetics and functionality of any outdoor living space. Understanding the nuances of cable railing can help appreciate the blend of sleek design and practicality these systems offer.  Cable railing systems are an elegant, sleek option for homeowners wanting to enhance their…

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Enhancing Your Seattle Home with Custom Railings

Wrought iron picket handrail styles outside on stairs and deck

A Blend of Uniqueness and Curb Appeal with Custom Railings In the bustling heart of Seattle, where each home tells a story, custom railings stand as a testament to uniqueness and enhanced curb appeal. Apex Railing Solutions, as a premier designer and builder in the area, we specialize in bringing these stories to life through…

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Maximizing Small Spaces

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Custom Railings That Elevate and Expand In the quest to maximize small living spaces, every design decision counts. Railings, often considered as mere safety features, can play a crucial role in enhancing the functionality and aesthetic appeal of compact areas. Apex Railing Solutions specializes in custom railings that not only ensure safety but also contribute…

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From Industrial to Minimalist Metal – Match Any Interior Design

Custom railing fabricated and built for a client in Seattle.

Elevating Spaces with Timeless Interior Staircase Design Apex Railing Solutions excels in transforming ordinary spaces into extraordinary ones with custom railing designs. Our mastery in crafting sophisticated and symmetrical entries ensures a welcoming space within any home. We embrace the eclectic and electric, merging the unexpected with the traditional to create unique, bespoke pieces of…

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Black Diamond Remodel

Custom exterior railings that are designed and installed by us.

This deck was in rough shape. The decking contractor replaced the entire deck surface and drip edge. This is a great example of fascia (side) mounting a guardrail where there also needs to be a gutter. Counterflashing is tucked up under the drip edge while the bottom edge drops into the gutter. Custom-fabricated fascia-mount brackets…

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Pike Place Market Condos

This project was both technically challenging and fun. The rusting steel guardrails on 14 decks of this high-rise condominium needed to be replaced with an aluminum equivalent. Since the spacing of the old design was not code compliant, stainless-steel cables were added. From a distance, the cables could not be seen – maintaining the look…

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Mercer Island Deck Expansion

Exterior hand rails and railing systems for homes that need a high end solution.

Here is a deck with a huge drop to the uneven ground below. The original deck was half the size. The challenge was to create a level guardrail while the new and original decks did not line up. the solution was to fabricate custom-height posts all along the length of the deck, hiding the undulations…

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