Time versus money. Would be faster to replace the base and rail, but that costs money. If the base and rail are painted, then plugging and refinishing is an option. If they are stained, it would be really hard to hide the plugs.
I have no idea what the transformer system is but I got an idea while on the throne. That's usually where my better ideas originate.Anyone familiar with the transformer system for easily replacing balusters with wrought iron?
Yes very true.Fairview said:I have no idea what the transformer system is but I got an idea while on the throne. That's usually where my better ideas originate.
If you will leave the wood and install a wrought between each, that will be nearly 2 X better than code and will satisfy any decor trends that may change at least 5 times in 10 years. :thumbsup: