Small railing progress

Although this weekend was a bit too rainy to get deep into the railing and post replacement, I did take time this afternoon to fabricate the new railings. The existing porch and step railings appear to have been homemade from 2x4s, so I ripped and sanded these to match. I also improved the design a bit by creating a channel to recess the top of the balusters, as well as adding a drip groove.

Apparently, I don’t own a dado blade set. Also, I’m sure I’d be too lazy to ever swap it in and out anyway, so I just improvise…

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