Spring is just around the corner, and if building a bit of outdoor bliss is on your agenda (like it just might be for me) check out these cool details for fun railings featured in the book Deck Ideas You Can Use: Creative Deck Designs for Every Home & Yard.
I love the heart shape cut out on this railing that I bet would work for a fence.
This detail of wrapping the top hand rail with rope adds such a fun texture.
More about the CPi book these ideas are from:
This comprehensive book is packed with useful information and stunning, full-color photos. From choosing deck materials to complementing the architecture of your house, this guide covers every aspect of the design process to help you create a custom deck that's perfect for your home and yard.
Chris Peterson is a professional writer and editor based in Brooklyn, New York. An expert in home design, repair and renovation (as well as an avid cook!), he's the author of several books including "Manskills," "When Duct Tape Just Isn't Enough: Quick Fixes for Everyday Disasters," and "A Complete Guide to a Better Lawn."