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Railing Balusters

Railing Balusters add a design flair to your project, get creative!

(Shown: Vintage Square Plain and 1 Basket Baluster in Antique Bronze)

Iron and Glass Made. Fortress™ Style.

Fortress™ Railing Products Balusters are offered in four distinct series: Vienna, Vintage, Mega and Glass. Each series offers its own style and identity to transform your individual project design into reality. Metal Balusters are pre-galvanized, e-coated and powder coated to provide the ultimate combination of strength and appearance with low maintenance living.

Features & Benefits

  • 100% galvanized steel balusters with premium powder coat finish
  • Face Mount installation or Surface Mount installation
  • Mix and match stylish designs including: square, round, 1 basket, 2 basket, 1 twist, and 2 twist
  • Easy to install with our Fortress™ Railing Products mounting system
  • Use with wood, composite, vinyl or Fortress™ Railing Products metal posts
  • This is a great way to replace wood balusters with something more durable

Virtually Maintenance Free

A railing should be strong, secure, and safe. But it should never be something you worry about. At Fortress™ Railing Products, we’ve engineered our products to be of the highest possible quality and we’ve code-tested them to ensure they meet industry standards, resist weathering, and protect you and your investment.

Premium Finish

Fortress™ Railing Products Metal Railing Balusters are available in up to 5 premium textured finishes to provide you with even more ways to customize your railing to your unique design aesthetic. And these finishes offer more than just style—each one is engineered to withstand the elements.

Gloss Black

Antique Bronze

Black Sand

Rust

Oil Rubbed Bronze

Glass

Code Testing

Fortress™ Railing Products is committed to rigorous, continual code testing, so you can feel secure that your railing will withstand the toughest elements.

Type IRC IBC NBCC OBC ABC BCBC
Vintage Series Round Balusters Attached with EZ Mounts to Wood Rails      
Vintage Series Square Balusters Attached with screws to Wood Rails      
Vienna Series Balusters Attached with screws to Wood Rails      
Mega Series Balusters Attached with Mega EZ Mounts to Wood Rails      


It is the responsibility of the installer to meet all code and safety requirements, and to obtain all required documentation for building permits. The deck and railing installer should determine and implement appropriate installation techniques for each installation situation. The installer should ensure all testing documentation satisfactorily complies with the local authority having jurisdiction. The Fortress Company, Fortress Railing Products nor its distributors shall be held liable for improper or unsafe installations.

ICC — International Code Council
AC273 — Acceptance Criteria for Handrails and Guards (Railing)
USA
IRC (International Residential Code) — Single Family 1&2 Story Dwelling (ICC-ES AC273)
IBC (International building code) — All-Use Groups (Commercial / Multi-Family) (ICC-ES AC273)
Canada
OBC (Ontario Building Code) — Guards serving not more than 2 Dwelling Units
ABC (Alberta Building Code) — Guards serving not more than 2 Dwelling Units
NBCC (National Building Code of Canada) — Guards serving not more than 2 Dwelling Units
BCBC (Building Code of British Columbia) — Guards serving not more than 2 Dwelling Units