To prove to you that railings built with pipe and fittings can still look amazing, here are 20 railings that are just as beautiful as they are functional:
An easy step by step guide to installing a simple handrail.
To show you can build your own deck railing, here are eight customers examples to help inspire you.
In this article, we cover 10 points to consider before installing a railing. This includes what you need to know before ordering your railing, prior to assembly, and during your railing install.
See how people just like you installed their own exterior stair railing with our Simple Rail kits. They're easy to use, sturdy, and go up in under an hour.
Kee Klamp railing provides strong, durable loft styled railing that keeps people safe and looks fantastic! To prove my point, let's take a look at a few applications that feature industrial styled Kee Klamp railing suited for loft living:
To show you just how simple these railings are to use, here's 15 customers who have used our railing solutions to help them conquer their concrete walls or steps. They look fantastic too!
One of the best features of Kee Klamp is its unique resistance to rust. Due to its galvanization process, Kee Klamp can last 7 times longer than fabricated or welded railing. This equates to Kee Klamp avoiding the deadly signs of rust for nearly 20 years compared to just 2 years in a fabricated railing. This makes it a perfect solution for outdoor railing, particularly for moist, wet environments.
If you're looking to attach a railing to concrete steps or a concrete wall, we're here to help. While it may seem like a tough task, it's simpler than you may think. We'll show how easy it can be to attach a railing to concrete using a Simple Rail handrail kit. Here's how you do it...
To show you the versatility of Kee Klamp in loft applications, here are 5 loft ideas to offer you some inspiration. From loft railing to entire loft structures, all of these ideas are built with Kee Klamp fittings and pipe
If you've ever scoured sites like craigslist for a new boat, you will know that there are a ton of options out there. Both new and used. However, the pricing can range dramatically when searching for a used boat. Newer models look nice and are squeaky clean but can be extremely expensive. However, older models are significantly less saving you quite the pretty penny . The only problem is these older boats can tend to be a bit beat up and outdated having gone through the years. So they can use some TLC.
Hank, the proud owner of this beautiful railing and home, came to us to help him with the remodel of his staircase. He was looking for a railing that would be easy to work with and match the look he was going for in his home.
Attaching a railing to a stone wall may be seem like a daunting task but it's simpler than you may think. This is especially true when using Kee Access ADA Railing The versatility and flexibility of Kee Access makes it easy to add a railing to an irregular surface like a curved stone wall.
Give your home a distinctly European look with the addition of a glass panel balcony railing. Glass panels maximize visibility and safety.
Pipe is hot in interior design. Pipe brings clean, industrial lines to any project and the biggest question out there is how best to work pipe as a medium for interior design. Many designs use threaded gas pipe which is difficult to thread and position correctly. Kee Klamp fittings solve the pipe conundrum.
The one problem with a wooden ramp is that the wood railings do not meet the ADA standard for handrail. ADA standards indicate that the railing must be made of round pipe so the railing can be easily gripped with the hand. Simplified Building has a great solution to this predicament.
Simple Rail handrail kits are easy to order, easy to install and can be added to an existing set of stairs. Available in a wide variety of styles to suit the just about any environment, Simple Rail handrail kits create an extremely sturdy railing -- providing stability to anyone accessing your home.
Kee Klamp railing fittings make modern deck railings that are both attractive and easy to install. This modern deck railing was designed and installed by a customer in Philadelphia. The system offers clean lines, an integrated look, and a strong industrial feel.
You wouldn't think that a solid piece of pipe would break, but given the right circumstances it will! Railing and handrail pipe can become weakened by bad welds, rusted welds, bends in the pipe, or even low quality pipe. This quick tutorial will show you how to repair a broken pipe handrail.
When Justin from Alabama wanted to add railing to his wooden boat house on Lake Martin, he turned to slip-on pipe fittings to get the job done. Justin was able to add a three-rail guardrail between each of the wooden uprights simply and quickly by using fittings.
Wrought iron railing can be expensive and time consuming to have installed. After a recent customer determined the cost of wrought iron railing for their home, they turned to the Internet to search for alternative DIY railing solutions.
Keeping visitors to the National Park is an important priority, and pipe railing made with Kee Klamp allows people to get close to edge without the danger of a fall. Finding an outdoor railing system made with Kee Klamp in a location like Yosemite honors the railing system on a number of different points.
Once reserved as the right and left hand tools of scaffold builders, today, pipe and fittings are emerging as the one of the hottest industrial trends to hit the contemporary restaurant design scene. Take a look below at how the bold, ingenious design team Outline transformed Bangalore Express Restaurant in South London using the wildly versatile pipe and fittings duo.
A recent customer, Michael, used our ADA railing fittings to construct a railing around a trade show display. The railing was made from pipe and Kee Access modular ADA fittings and unlike standard welded railing, this railing can actually be disassembled for transportation purposes.
Metal stair railing is required or desired on the steps of most homes and businesses to provide assistance to people who are entering and exiting the building. Below are 5 different metal handrail projects that have been constructed by our customers. The projects range in complexity, but as you will see, none are too complicated for the DIY enthusiast.
The front steps of your home can be a dangerous place. That is why your insurance company is so eager to make sure that you have a front step railing installed. Whether you experience wintery weather or not, having a railing to grab onto eases people's entrance into your home, especially for the elderly.
Installing an outdoor railing on the steps of your home or business does not need to be complicated or expensive. Simple Rail handrail kits make it easy to install handrail on outdoor stairs. We have a variety of stair railings that are fully galvanized to stand up to tough outdoor conditions.
There is a new generation of railing that is emerging from Kee Safety: Kee Lite Smooth Aluminum Railing. As it's name indicates, there is now a way to build smooth aluminum railing with a modular, component based system. Kee Lite Smooth features a railing surface that is smooth to the touch.
Who says that pipe handrail only belongs outdoors?! Those are fight'in words! OK, OK I'm not that passionate about the subject, but pipe railing can make a really great alternative to standard indoor stair handrail. I thought so, and that's why I used it in my new office. Pipe handrail can create a really great industrial accent to a space. In my case it also fills a very functional role.
Building a railing in a remote location comes with it's own set of unique challenges. How will you get the railing there? How will you assemble it once you get it there? Will is last a long time in that location. Thankfully, if you need to build a railing in the wilderness or some other location, you can rely on Kee Klamp railing to answer these difficult questions.
The trendy Urban Outfitters took a giant leap in relocation when it chose to modernize an abandon Navy shipyard building for it's new corporate campus. The entire building has a very eccentric look combining the elegant with the industrial, maximizing form and function in a completely unique space.
There is an alternative to flimsy metal deck railing systems! The solution is building with Kee Klamp railing fittings. Simple Rail kits allow you to quickly purchase and install a railing system for your porch or deck. The system is designed to mount directly to existing wood or PVC posts on your deck.
Pipe railing for a boat ramp access point at Hi Tor wilderness management area in Naples, NY.
Simple Rail kits allows you to quickly and easily install a handrail to your outdoor stairs.
A cable rail system that can be attached to Kee Klamp pipe railing.
Simple handrail for steps on a porch or deck.
How to repair a pipe handrail using Kee Klamp pipe railing fittings.
Handicap railing at German train station built with Kee Access handrail fittings.
The renovation of a garage into a modern seamstress studio featuring modern industrial pipe fittings and furniture.
Simple Rail handrail kit installed on a pool deck to provide safe access for slippery surfaces.
Description of a customer installed simple rail kit that was put in the place of an unsafe, unattractive railing.
Zoos are a great place to utilize the flexibility and durability of Kee Klamp pipe fittings. Kee Klamp can be used to build handrail, custom cages and signage.
Pipe railing that is built to suit OSHA or ADA standards can be easily installed with Kee Klamp pipe fittings.
Simple Rail handrail kits can be used to make steps in a home more accessible to the elderly.
A cooking stations for a boat porch made from aluminum pipe fittings and aluminum pipe.
Instructions for building a simple handrail with Simple Rail Surface L160A handrail kit.
A simple handrail installed on an elderly woman's front step helps increase her mobility.
This video shows the critical differences between pipe railing constructed with Kee Klamp pipe fittings and traditional fabrication methods.
Simple wall railing that was used in a modern Children's Sleeping Loft
Simple Rail handrail kits offer you an easy to install and maintain railing solution. These kits can be installed by a homeowner or contractor and offer you an ideal solution for insurance or building code compliance.
Simple stairwell railing that provides protection against people falling into the stairwell.
This picture shows you how to build a gate with Kee Klamp pipe fittings. This gate was used as the entrance to a play area at the Chicago Children's Museum.
Feature of a project where a customer used a wooden railing on our metal handrail uprights.
This project shows you how to outfit an existing wood structure with metal ADA compliant handrails using Kee Access pipe fittings.
Aluminum pipe railing that installed at the Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park. A great example of the modular aluminum pipe railing.
Example installation of a rooftop offset parapet pipe railing built with Kee Klamp pipe fittings.
Railing built by Rebuilding Together for a blind couple who needed some help reaching their mailbox.
ADA Railing manual and installation guide for the Simplified ADA Railing system.
A dock railing that mounts to the side of the dock. This railing also has an integrated gate made with the pin and eye fitting.
Simple pipe railing installed outside of a home.
Kee Klamp pipe railing installed on Whiteface Mt around 1937.
Removalble pipe railing attached to a pier.
A three-rail guardrail along a walking and biking path near Erie Canal Lock 32.
A solid kee klamp railing attached to a not so solid wall.
Kee Klamp railing used in handrail and guardrails inside of a modern dwelling.
Older Kee Klamp safety railing installed along the Erie Canal Bike Path outside of Rochester, New York
Overview of new handrail kits available for providing simple handrail for a set of stairs.
Pictures and description of 1/2 mile of railing installed in the a UK water treatment facility
Underwater railing installed in the Caribbean. Shows the durability of Kee Lite aluminum fittings.
Pedestrian railing made from Kee Klamp that is installed at Newark New Jersey's International airport.
Kee Klamp railing used in construction of security and barrier at a famous race track in Germany.
Review of small residential handrail build with Kee Klamp fittings galvanized pipe.
A great example of and ADA railing installed at Lincoln's Birthplace National Historic Park.
An article that talks about the advantages of the Kee Klamp modular railing when it is damaged and in need of repair.
e 515-7 internal coupling elbow was a clever little fitting used to create ADA D-returns. The manufacture has decided to discontinue this part, so we wanted to let you know that the replacement for the 515-7: use one (1) 520-7 Solid Elbow and two (2) 514-7 Internal Couplings.
A simple railing built in a Carriage House roof from Kee Klamp fittings and pipe.
Overview of some beautiful handrails added to a cottage.
Kee Klamp pip railing constructed in a remote location on the side of a railing.
Retrofit existing railings with ada pipe railing to make your place of business ADA compliant.
ADA railing on the longest fishing pier in the Gulf of Mexico.
Kee Klamp pipe railing along the edge of a pier on Braddock Bay near Rochester, New York
Simple handrails constructed with Kee Klamp pipe fittings and galvanized metal handrail.
KeeGuard in the Wild: Spotted on Set of Pinewood Studios
KeeGuard Fall Protection - Videos
KeeGuard Case Study - Part 2 of 2
KeeGuard Case Study - Part 1 of 2
And ADA and OSHA compliant handrail built by Andy Pease.
KeeGuard - Roof Top Fall Protection