If you’re unsure about what size or style
of newel caps would be most attractive for your décor,
browse at the options available to you at BalustradeSystems.com.
We custom tool our balusters, railings, and other balustrade accessories
precisely to your specifications. We’re happy to discuss
your options if you can’t decide on what type would best
suit your needs. Generally, we have certain styles of newel caps
that we coordinate with the appropriate balusters and newel posts.
Architecture is an art form that can be as creative as you are,
though. So don’t be afraid to try something that may not
be the norm.
The Purpose of Newel Caps
The newel is the main support area of a staircase.
This area needs to be the strongest and most durable section of
your baluster assembly. The newel cap can offset any inconsistencies
in décor by enhancing the post on which it sits. The right
newel cap can draw attention away from an unflattering area of
your home to the section of the room that you feel is one of the
Newel caps are an attractive addition to posts
or railings of all types. Balconies and decorative balustrades
will look more complete when topped with a coordinating newel
cap. If you decide years from now that you’d like to renovate,
the newel caps can be removed and replaced with a more desired