Cable Railing Design: Do I Need A Bottom Rail With A Cable Rail System? – Atlantis Rail Systems

Cable Railing Design: Do I Need A Bottom Rail With A Cable Rail System?

Using a bottom rail will always produce a stronger railing system and is usually more attractive, but a properly installed cable railing placed at the proper level above the deck floor will usually meet code requirements. For high traffic applications and commercial projects, it is always recommended that a bottom rail is used.