Indoor and outdoor railings serve the same purpose of protecting us from falling. Their main purpose is to provide safety and security. Railings are an essential element to both commercial and residential buildings, whether indoor or outdoor.
Wrought iron railings appeared in the 15th century but were less sought after with the arrival of cast iron in the 18th century, when new industrial processes took off. Cast and wrought iron are both used today, along with a number of different materials. Choosing the right material for your railing will be the most important aspect of your search. That’s not all, though, so let’s take a look.