This sleek staircase features perfect 90 degree edges on the beautifully shined wood steps. Steel cable rails add to the modern look as they flow beneath the black handrails. The darker tones look great against the clean white walls.
This home's steel and composite decking porch, with galvanized pipe and cable railing, connects living spaces to the neighborhood. The outdoor space leads to a weatherproof gathering room, complete with its own direct-vent fireplace.
What beach house would be complete without a bright yellow door to match its sunny surroundings? An industrial railing with steel cables finishes off the balcony and provides an unexpected contrast to the natural landscaping.
TimberTech's Evolutions Rail Contemporary has a high-style, modern aesthetic with low maintenance sensibility. The system is designed to accommodate your choice of five dramatic in-fill options: stainless steel cable, round or square aluminum balusters, glass kit or composite balusters.
Using a black railing can fit with traditional or modern architecture of a patio or porch, and it can help the railing or a fence seem to fade away when you're trying to relax and enjoy the view. This black railing uses steel cables, but designer Mosaic Group Architects and Remodelers has recreated the look on a lower-end budget. It spray-painted a chain link fence black and found the result also is far less obvious than with silver.