Hold the bottom rail at the desired height on the vinyl siding.
Attaching railings to siding.
Slide a rail bracket into the template you made for the.
Cut two horizontal railings from the same material you are using for the rest of the deck s rails using.
Most hooks are stainless steel so they won t corrode and they are easy to remove when you re done with them.
The vinyl siding hooks are made of plastic and worked perfectly to hang my light weight metal wall decor.
Siding hooks the easiest and safest way to hang something from vinyl siding is to use a siding hook.
Vinyl so if you d like to mount a handrail on vinyl siding you ll need to anchor the railing mounts into the sheathing underneath the siding.
Cut off a 1 4 inch piece of railing from the top and bottom rail to use as a template for the wall mount.
Pop the cut piece of.
It slips into the groove between adjoining slats and once it clicks into place you can hang items as heavy as 12 pounds.
Even better would be a piece of bevel siding.
This is the length of the last span of deck railing.
Attaching a handrail to a stucco building is fairly straightforward you ll just need to make sure you find a wall stud or use toggle bolts if a wall stud is not available.
Attach handrail to vinyl siding w o crushing siding.
Measure the distance between the nearest deck post and the wall of the house.
Cut the board at 45 degrees on both sides so that while the board is at the angle of the stairs the ends will be perfectly vertical.
Measure and mark the spot where the bottom of the railing will attach to the vinyl siding with a pencil.
How to attach a railing to vinyl siding 1.
You will need to separate the interlock on the siding and place a piece of wood behind the siding and then re do the interlock.
Possibly 1 2 inch plywood will work.
Attaching the top rail or banister at the end of a run of railing to the side of a house is not necessarily a bad thing but it can be very bad if not done properly.
How to attach a deck railing to a house.
The problems that arise if someone tries to do this is that the screws going into the wall of the house are only secured into a thin sheet of plywood rather than an accurately placed 2x material blocking between the wall studs.
When you re ready to hang things on your vinyl siding push the curved part of the hook between the siding panels.
Take a 2x4 1x4 2x6 the length of the rail or a little longer and screw that board into the studs.
Then paint the board the same colour as the siding.