Hot Product Alert--ALX CABLE RAIL!

Hot Product Alert--ALX CABLE RAIL!

Posted by Rick R. on Feb 17, 2022


Cable railing continues to gain popularity and grow in leaps and bounds. Adding a modern twist to traditional decks, homes with a view, picturesque decks and even commercial building areas are increasingly turning to cable rail. Here at Deck Expressions, we are very proud to carry the ALX Cable Rail system from industry leader Deckorators! First, some basic information about cable rail systems.

What is cable railing?

--Cable railing is an alternative to traditional metal or wood railing.

--Cable railing can be made using customary newels and posts with attached cable railing.

--Cable railing uses wire tension or a handrail/post system to offer protection and stability

Is cable railing a good choice for your project?

Traditional railings block views and glass gets dirty and spotted. Cable railing provides a great option minimize obstruction while beautifying your outdoor living space and bringing in the natural surroundings. Cable railings virtually disappear from a distance, keeping your eyes focused on the surrounding views, instead of the rails between.

Here at Deck Expressions, we LOVE the ALX Contemporary Cable Railing! With clean, modern lines ALX creates minimalist style that is modern and breathtaking. The railing has a beautiful powder-coated finish that resists scratches and corrosion. Deckorators aluminum railings offer great looks and long-lasting performance that is backed by a lifetime limited warranty on manufacturing defects, 25-year removal & replacement and a 10-year limited salt/coastal water applications warranty. Deckorators stainless cable rail system is also backed by a 10-year limited warranty on manufacturing defects.

Features & Options

  • Rectangular top rail profile for 36" or 42" rail heights
  • 6' and 8' on-center lengths when installed using 2.5" posts
  • Pre-drilled posts for 36" and 42" heights (not included)
  • Includes one Anodized aluminum cable spacers
  • 316 Stainless steel cable available in 5', 10', 15', 20', 25', 30', 40' and 50' lengths (sold separately)
  • Post and cable kits sold individually
  • Available in Level or Stair
  • Colors options include textured black, textured white, textured bronze and weathered brown

With your ALX rail, you will of course need the Cable Rail Posts and cable Packs, as well as Hardware for The ALX System by Deckorators--all carried right here at Deck Expressions!

The .125" Cable comes with Pre-Attached Threaded Stud (with 1 pull - lock fitting, cap, washers, and brass locknut per pack) and is sold in Multiple Lengths between 5’ and 50’.

Installation is simple to follow; check out this great video for step by step instructions:

Contact us today @ Deck Expressions and allow us to help you build your dream deck with ALX Contemporary Cable Railing!