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Our 6-inch glass panel kits come with a full accessory kit that includes gaskets and spacers. Our large single glass panels (18" – 66") require a glass gasket which is sold separately.

Our jack posts are up to code in Canada. Please click here for details. For engineering reports, you are welcome to call or email us and we will be happy to send them.

Our gates are available in black or white, with wide or narrow pickets and fit a 46" opening. They can be cut down to fit smaller openings as necessary.

No, we do not recommend cutting the light strips. To conceal excess strip, simply feed in to one or more of the post columns so the strip is evenly distributed.

Our jack posts can be installed on concrete surfaces; we recommend you use concrete anchors to permanently fasten the jack post. These concrete anchors should be available through your local Home Depot.

Yes. For concrete installation, we recommend “tapcon” screws, “redhead” screws, or anchor bolts. The anchoring screws that come with Peak Aluminum Railing are intended for use on certain wood applications only, so you would need to purchase these concrete fasteners separately. All of these concrete fasteners should be readily available through your local Home Depot. We recommend that you consult with a local engineer to ensure the fasteners you select will provide the necessary strength to meet your local building codes.

We do not recommend painting it, as this hasn’t been tested and could affect your warranty.

Our gates are available with wide or narrow pickets only.

You can use our jack posts as part of a solution to correct sagging floors and basement beams.

Our railing system was designed for use as a guardrail, however we manufacture an aluminum fencing system that might better suit your needs.

Yes, you can use our railing system on composite decking.

We do not have a glass infill option for stairs. Our narrow or wide pickets provide the infill solution for staircases.

Our aluminum railing system is powder coated to protect against the effects of ACQ treated lumber.

The Peak LED Lighting is designed to be fully compatible with RailBlazers® Aluminum Railing, and can be retro fit to existing RailBlazers® railings.

Our fascia mount brackets come with a base rail support bracket which attaches to the fascia itself.

To achieve angles other than 90 degrees, our universal connector can be configured to swivel horizontally or vertically (for stair applications).

Our hand & base rails are available in 4' and 6' lengths.

At this time, all of our glass panels only come in a standard height of 36 5/16” high.

Our posts come in a standard height of 42”.

At this time our large glass panels are only available in a clear variety. For a tinted option, we do offer 6” glass panels that come tinted.

Our gates do not come with a locking mechanism at this time.

Our gates come with a latch and retainer mechanism that keeps the gate closed.

No, you will need to purchase these separately and we recommend 3/8”x1 ½”lag bolts for the job.

Yes, the Peak LED lighting requires a device running either iOS or Android.

If you prefer that your railing connect directly to a wall instead of a post, you can use our wall mount brackets for this purpose. Our wall mount brackets are secured to existing surfaces using lag bolts, and then your railing secures to the wall mount bracket with self-drilling screws.

We recommend using a soft cloth with warm soapy water, followed by rinsing thoroughly.

The base rail sits 2-7/16” off the ground to the bottom of the base rail once assembled.

Building code requires no more than 4” of space between any two points.

Our stair risers have been tested at 1.9 KPA, and 40 pounds per square foot.


Our pickets are 36” high.

Our fasteners that come with our aluminum railing products are stainless steel.

“LBF” is an abbreviation for Pounds Per Force.

The powder coating that is used on our railing system has been designed to withstand approximately 3,000 hours of continuous salt spray.

The process of fascia mount bracket installation results in the top of the bracket sitting flush with your deck surface, so the height of your railing system isn’t jeopardized.

Our stair spacers are 4.5”, and are cut on opposing angles. Our regular spacers are 3-15/16”.

Single pickets can be special ordered through Home Depot

Our spacers are available through special order at Home Depot.

Disconnect the power from the controller, plug back in and hold the reset button for 10 seconds. Release and the lights will flash. you should now see the Peak Wi-Fi in your device’s Wi-Fi settings.

The peak App did not install onto your device properly, please delete the app from the device and download it again from the app store.

In the uncommon situation where a component of our aluminum railing system is missing or defective, we encourage the customer to contact us directly via email at, or telephone at 604-448-8000. We stand by our products and make customer satisfaction our highest priority.

Our fascia mount brackets allow you to mount our railings to your deck fascia and therefore no penetration of the deck surface is necessary.  As an added bonus, they also provide a few extra inches of deck space.

Our base rail supports are 1.5” wide and 2 5/8” tall, and we provide one per each length of 4’ or 6’ railing

Our decorative spacers measure 3-15/16”, and come in packs of four.

Our post column measures 2"x2" and the base measures 4"x4".

Our risers are made of corrosion resistant powder coated steel.

Each standard picket measures 5/8” X 5/8”, and our wide pickets are 5/8” X 1.5”

Each 6” glass panel kit comes with 7 panels, 14 glass gasket assemblies. Each kit also comes with 16 white and 16 black spacers. This allows each kit to work with either white or black railing.

We recommend using 2”x8” blocking directly under the location of your posts to provide more stability.

Our bearing plates come in a measurement of 6x7” and are designed to be load bearing.

A mitre saw with a non-ferrous blade is best.

Our glass panels are fully tempered and therefore are not able to be cut.