Aluminum Railing Cost Calculator

Our aluminum railing calculator is designed to be fast and easy. After entering some measurements and selecting a few options, your price will be displayed

Aluminum Railing Calculator

Welcome to the Craft-Bilt Aluminum Railing Cost Calculator!

STEP 1/9

Please enter "Straight Railing*" and "Stair Railing*" into the boxes below. And click "Next" button to continue.

feet (A + B + C + D, see Example Drawing below)

feet (E, see Example Drawing below)

Next

You will be entering "railing posts quantity" in the next step.


Example Drawing:

Straight Railing = A + B + C + D

  • Measure your deck from corner-to-corner as shown below.
  • Round up each measurement to the next foot.
  • Enter the total of the rounded measurements into the "Straight Railing" box above (A + B + C + D).


Stair Railing = E

  • For your stairs measure from nose to nose as shown in dimension "E" below.
  • Round up each measurement to the next foot.
  • Enter the total of the rounded measurements into the "Stair Railing" box above.
  • If you need railing on both sides of the stairs, double your measurement.
  • If you don't have stairs, enter zero.

Take diagonal measurement on stairs.

Craft-Bilt Aluminum Railing Cost Calculator

STEP 2/9

Please enter quantity of railing posts* into the boxes below. And click "Next" button to continue.

                          units (see Example Drawings below)

units (see Example Drawings below)

Next

You will be selecting aluminum "railing colours" in the next step


Example Drawings:

  • *There are two basic posts types: End posts or Cross Over / Line Posts.
  • End Posts are located at ends, corners, top of stairs and bottom of stairs. Please enter the number of End Posts to the first box above.


  • Cross Over or Line Posts are between the End Posts.Please enter the number of Cross Over or Line Posts to the second box above
  • A Cross-Over Post is made to fit underneath a continuous handrail while a Line Post has a post cap, it interrupts the handrail.


  • Maximum spacing is 7 feet as shown below.

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STEP 3/9

Please select aluminum railing colours below. Click on the colour name box to continue.




You will be selecting "height for your railing" in the next step.


  • Colours on your screen may not be accurate.
  • Colour chips can be mailed before your purchase.
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    Craft-Bilt Aluminum Railing Cost Calculator

    STEP 4/9

    Select the height* for your railing. (Click on 36" box or 42" box below to continue).

    If your deck is less than 6' above the ground, choose:


    If your deck is more than 6' above the ground, choose:

    You will be selecting "handrail style" in the next step.


    • *There are two standard heights: 36" and 42".
    • According to the building code, when the deck on your home is less than 6 feet (1800mm) above the ground, you can use 36", otherwise you must use 42".
    • Heights and post spacing mentioned in this calculator are for typical residential use on balconies or decks up to three floors.
    • For other uses please contact Craft-Bilt.
    • Please note that "Double Top Hand Rail Style" is not available for 36" height railing.
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    STEP 5/9

    Please select your hand rail style* to continue. Click either into Regular Handrail or Double Top Rail below


    You will be selecting "in-fill styles" in the next step, such as picket style or glass tint etc..


    • If 36" height railing was selected on the previous step then "Regular Handrail" is the only available option in this step. Double top rail is not available for 36" height railing.
    • There are two standard hand rail styles: Regular Handrail and Double Top Rail.
    • *Double top rail is achieved by placing an additional bottom rail approximately 4" (100mm) from the handrail.

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    STEP 6/9

    Please select one of the in-fill* styles for your railing from the list below to continue:






    You will be selecting "railing posts combinations" in the next step


    • *Tinted and Pinhole glass options are quite a bit more expensive than clear glass.
    • Pinhole glass is used for privacy. It is also referred to as frosted glass.
    • Railing glass is always tempered, other glass options like heat strengthened laminated glass or heat soaked tempered glass are available for multi-tenant / commercial railing projects.

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    STEP 7/9

    Please select your railing post* combinations. The list below has eight available combinations of End Post and Cross Over / Line Posts.

    The most popular combination is the first one. If you are not sure, please select this combination and continue by clicking into box below:


    Or you can select from these combinations:







    You will be checking your selections and getting the price in the next step


    • *There are 3 post sizes: 214 inch, 3 inch and 512 inch.
    • All posts are available as End Posts or Line Posts.
    • Only the 214 inch post is used as a Cross Over post.
    • If you do not require an End Post, i.e. you are attaching to columns or house wall, there are several other methods available that are quite a bit less expensive than using an End Post.
    • When your railing price calculator is finished, you will have an opportunity to contact us with your specific configuration.

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    STEP 7/9

    Please select your railing post* combinations. The list below has eight available combinations of End Post and Cross Over / Line Posts.

    The most popular combination is the first one. If you are not sure, please select this combination and continue by clicking into box below:


    Or you can select from these combinations:







    You will be checking your selections and getting the price in the next step


    • *There are 3 post sizes: 214 inch, 3 inch and 512 inch.
    • All posts are available as End Posts or Line Posts.
    • Only the 214 inch post is used as a Cross Over post.
    • If you do not require an End Post, i.e. you are attaching to columns or house wall, there are several other methods available that are quite a bit less expensive than using an End Post.
    • When your railing price calculator is finished, you will have an opportunity to contact us with your specific configuration.

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    Craft-Bilt Aluminum Railing Cost Calculator

    STEP 8/9

    Click on "Get My Price" button below to see the cost.

    You Selected Aluminum Railing Items On Previous Steps:

    After you've clicked on 'Get My Price', please scroll down to see the cost and railing sketch based on your selections above.

    STEP 9/9. HERE IS YOUR LIST PRICE BELOW:

    Craft-Bilt's Railing is one of the very best residential railing systems available in Canada:

    The "Qty" column is editable or add more items to your list by using "Add Parts" button.


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    The drawing below is a representation of the colour, style and posts you have selected.

      Please note:

    • * Not available in all markets.
    • Prices are subject to change without notice.
    • All purchases subject to our Terms and Conditions ,and our Shipping Terms.
    • Prices on this page do not include tax or shipping. Ask for quote.
    • This pricing tool is offered with no guarantee. Your written quote will have the exact price. You are responsible for the accuracy/completeness of the material list.
    • This railing calculator and web pages are copyright of Craft-Bilt Materials Ltd. Duplication prohibited.