Tag: Balustrade Restoration

December 21, 2015 - Porch Restoration in St. Paul, MN

A huge “Thank You” to this Minnesota customer for sending pictures of this beautiful porch. This homeowner wanted to keep the profile of their original porch railing.  We reproduced the rail profile in cedar, with the slight modification of a sloped bottom rail and notched spindles to avoid problems with water sitting on the bottom…  » Read more

April 20, 2015 - Portland, OR Porch Railing Restoration

Replacing your porch railing can seem like a big project, especially if it includes custom reproduction spindles and newel posts.  But it’s easier than you think.  This Portland customer simply sent us the original posts and spindles, and selected a our standard 4″ class 3-piece Porch Rail System.  We were able to match his posts…  » Read more

December 24, 2014 - Covered Front Entryways: Restoring Your Home’s Curbside Appeal

A covered front entryway can add character to your house’s exterior and offer protection against the elements, all while providing you with a shaded and dry place to sit outside. Unfortunately, some of the most picturesque covered front entryways have fallen victim to the elements. Luckily, Western Spindle has standard spindles or we can custom-design…  » Read more

February 27, 2014 - Porch Restoration in Pittstown, NJ using custom Square Balusters and Railing

This project was a fun one.  This home’s natural beauty was being dragged down by a old rotted porch floor and railing.  While the task seemed daunting at first, a breakdown of the steps involved (and a little help from Western Spindle) revealed that this project was very do-able. Seven-piece top rail with scalloped trim…  » Read more

November 14, 2013 - Custom Reproduction Spindles / Balusters

Ordering reproduction spindles is easy.  Just email with the following information: Width: If your spindle has square portions, width of the square(s). If completely turned, then the diameter of the spindle. Length: how long (tall) Quantity: how many you need reproduced Design: give us some idea of the spindle design. Example: square on each end…  » Read more