Adalia Guerrero, December 09th , 2016.
If you have a quite tall and high house, it’s better to have porch railing for safety. This is also good for upper level balcony. However, this railing cannot only be found as a porch boundaries, but also for garden fencing ideas or garden balconies. Due to its various functions, you should be able to find one which is perfect for your needs. Here are some ideas you may want to apply for your home design.
If you’re into Victorian style, you may want to consider adding curb appeal in your porch railings. With white color as the main tone, added with an additional tone for its top and bottom, you’ll make your porch railing look cute. Or, you can use the center of each railing with additional spot of color. The materials of porch railing ideas may be various, it can made out of composites, glass, metal, and wooden. It depends on your house style. The X theme pattern with white wooden railings can be a perfect idea for your upper level balcony. Since it’s made out of wood, it’s a nice choice for rustic style.
Having horizontal lines wooden metals railing with loose look is best if you want to enhance modernity in your porch. Combined with wooden top and wooden laminated floor behind it, and you can get a contemporary look. This deck design needs two levels of balcony, which makes it a bit whimsical.
For balcony railing gardening, it’s better not to attract attention from the design or material of the railing itself. You just have to pick a simple railing, and put a big long basket made out of rattan at the top of it. There, you can plant some any vibrant and colorful flowers. Let the flowers and other plants there open and fill with air, so any passerby can see them clearly. However, if you don’t like the idea of having an open garden in your garden, you can plant your flowers behind the bars of your railing.
And for garden, you can use other greeneries as balcony fencing ideas. So, instead of having stainless steel railing, you can make a guardrail out of small ornamental trees. This can be one of whimsical garden ideas for small balconies. No need to install heavy railing as boundaries. Just plant some colorful flowers, or small ornamental trees, or some bushes, the choices are endless, to be a guardrail.