The main component of a balustrade is the handrail, which is designed to provide stability and support. Ottawa Valley Handrailing offers an attractive variety of handrails, handrail fittings and handrail brackets. Ottawa Valley Handrailing handrails are manufactured in Canada from durable woods and built to the highest standards. Your handrails will be crafted with advanced machinery and custom dedicated tooling to bring an exact match to our handrail fittings. All of our handrails are available with handrail brackets that complement the railing. Handrails are available in wood, iron or stainless steel.
The Ontario Building Code specifies that for the interior of a residential dwelling, the handrail must be a at a minimum height of 865mm (34”) and maximum height of 965mm (38”) [OBC 188.8.131.52].