Pros and Cons of Building Wire Deck Railing Pros and Cons of Building Wire Deck Railing

Building a wire deck railing is one of your best options if you want to make your home deck safe and beautiful. To help you decide if this type of railing is best for your home, here are some of its pros and cons:


Wire deck railing is durable and safe to use especially if you have kids. Most types of wire railing are made of durable and strong materials that can support heavy items. When it comes to safety, wire railing prevents little kids from going through the railings and fall so if you want to child proof your deck, you should consider install wire deck railing around it. Aside from keeping your kids from going through the railings, your wire deck railing offers better visibility so can easily keep an eye on your kids who are playing on the deck while you work on your garden below. Another safety feature offered by wire deck railing is that it is fire proof and it allows water from the sprinkler system to easily pass through in case of fire.


When not properly finished and maintain, your wire deck railing can get rusty. If you live near the beach and your railing is exposed to the salty breeze day in and day out, your wire deck railing may get rusty faster.

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