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Children Height RequirementsThe maximum height from the surface is 28"The minimum vertical clearance between Handrails is 9"The height is consistent across runsHow many exterior steps require a handrail?
How many exterior steps require a handrail? The number of "steps" is not specified in the construction code, however a railing is required when there are two or more "risers." To be clear, a "riser" is the vertical component of a staircase. The top of a step is referred to as the "tread." A minimum of two risers equates to two steps.When do deck stairs need a gripable handrail?
Do deck stairs need a handrail? If your deck is over 30 inches from the ground, then by law you need railings for the deck stairs. Low rise (aka floating) decks are less than 30 inches from grade and are exempt. Guardrails must be installed on a high deck or a balcony. Stair rails are a type of guardrail.What is the required height for railing on basement stairs?
This is a minimum only. The railing can exceed 36 inches with no limit. Handrail height is the height of the handrail in relation to the stairs. Handrail height on the stairs should be no less than 34 inches and no greater than 38 inches.