Richard Burbidge Round Staircase Handrail Kit White Oak Oak 300 x 90 x 3600mm
The bannister itself is superb quality, however I would recommend using your own screws ! One bent, two heads were rounded and two snapped halfway in the wood and that is after following the instructions to the letter and ensuring I had the right head for the screws, manually screwing them in.
1 Sep 2014
Good product, fixings iffy
Good quality product overall BUT...
1) The quality of the screws provided could be better: the metal appears to be a little soft to me. The screw head does not appear to be a standard Posidriv or Phillips, so screwdrivers didn't fit well. Hence I found that it was quite easy to burr the crossheads when tightening them.
2) The instructions provided specify drilling a 3mm pilot hole for screws going into the wooden hand rail. This is too small and, after experimentation, I found 4mm is a better choice.
3) The decorative screws to secure the end-caps are particularly tricky to use because there is no way of gripping them beyond finger tight. I had to mess around opening out the pilot holes beyond 4mm to get to a size that worked for me. Maybe a design with a sunken Posidriv slot would be better.
Anyway, after overcoming these issues I was pleased with the result.
12 Mar 2014
Is very reliable as I suffer from brittle bones so a good quality handrail spot on price did the job for me.so I guarantee if its a good product for me u wont be dissatisfied .
4 Mar 2013
Stylish and practical. Easily fixed and does the job.
14 Oct 2012