Trex Railing

After you've built your deck frame and installed the decking of your choice, the next step in a DIY deck design is to find the deck railing style that perfectly completes your deck vision. Working with a top brand such as Trex provides a sense of ease and trust in finally selecting the one railing line to add to your outdoor space.

The only issue is, however, what Trex railing line should you choose?! With several options and styles, finding the correct fit for your home can be tough. Not anymore! Here at DecksDirect, we've broken down the details of each Trex railing system to help make railing selections as painless as can be.

Trex Railing Systems

Learn about the different Trex railings below and find the flawless look that fits your deck design! Once you've found the one, let us put together a full material list for you to keep shopping easy. Give one of our deck designers a call at 1-888-824-5316 or send an email to

The Different Trex Railing Systems

The Trex Signature Railing system is a clean-cut aluminum deck railing line perfect for every deck aesthetic

Trex Signature Railing

With clean lines and a stylish, minimalistic design, the Trex Signature Railing line delivers a strong backyard barrier that doesn't overpower an outdoor living space. Made from enduring powder-coated aluminum material, Trex Signature deck railing is offered in the versatile and rich finishes of Charcoal Black, Bronze, and White to complete your look.

Minimalist style, maximum strength, and installation options; the Trex Signatures deck railing system is ideal for both DIY deck builders and professional contractors alike! Save time on the build with Trex Signature Pre-Bracketed Posts and the pre-welded Trex Signature Rail Panel for a quick afternoon deck renovation.

Or make planning and estimating your deck railing material list even easier with the brand new Trex Signature Rail Builder! Simply look at your deck railing measurements, enter in the number of pieces you need, and add everything to the cart with one single click.

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Trex Signature Rod Railing

Blending the contemporary look of cable deck railing with the complete strength of beloved aluminum deck railing, the Trex Signature Rod Railing line is truly a one-of-a-kind deck product! Combining the low maintenance and easy installation of metal deck railings with the horizontal design of cable, Trex Signature Rod Railing keeps views open and your deck strong.

Create a deck railing design as unique as you like with original color pairings for the Signature Rod Rail panels. Deck posts and rails for this system are available in Charcoal Black and Bronze powder-coat finishes, while the inner rods are offered in the coordinating Charcoal Black color or the eye-catching Platinum shade.

The customer-favorite Trex Transcend composite railing line is customizable, durable, and beautiful

Trex Transcend Railing

Easily the most well-known composite deck railing available on the market, the Trex Transcend railing system can be as low-profile or as extravagant as you desire! With an array of colors, top rail choices, and infill options, the Trex Transcend composite rail is adaptable to your home's outdoor space.

Available for both a flat top rail or a gently curved top rail option, the Trex Transcend railing line can be installed as you like to fit your outdoor living space. Infill options include slim round aluminum balusters, standard 3/4 inch square aluminum balusters, or over 1 inch thick square composite balusters offered in a variety of color options.

The Trex Transcend baluster options can be purchased in the premium finishes of Classic White, Charcoal Black, Tree House, Vintage Lantern, Gravel Path, Fire Pit, or Rope Swing to complete the unique look your deck rail needs! Or if you love the style of the Transcend railing line but want to skip the pickets, check out the different railing infill choices below!

Unique Infill Options for Trex Transcend Railing

With white composite deck posts and rails and black aluminum balusters, the Trex Select railing system is a picture-perfect finish for any deck

Trex Select Railing

Featuring timeless Classic White square posts and rails, the Trex Select railing line boasts a modern take on the idyllic white picket fence. Completing the picture-perfect deck railing, the Trex Select line is fulfilled with round aluminum balusters in a rich Charcoal Black finish.

Top off your home's Trex Select deck railing design with a Trex composite deck board installed along the top rail for a flat drink rail component. Choose the flawless finish that suits your home best from the Trex Transcend, Trex Select, and Trex Enhance Naturals composite decking lines.

Finish with Trex Deck Lighting

Bring the overall atmosphere and mood of your family's outdoor design up to the next level with the addition of Trex Lighting! Crafted from top-of-the-line composite material or full-cast aluminum housings, Trex lights include post cap lights, deck rail lights, stair lighting, and more!

In exactly coordinating colors and modern designs, shop Trex Deck Lighting today to add nighttime magic to your deck, porch, and patio!

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Learn more about the basics of how to install deck railing in the Deck Railing Guide. To learn the specific deck parts and become a true pro, read more in the Glossary of Deck Terms and Lingo.

Browse more deck design and railing style notes to upgrade your backyard space and deck in the DecksDirect Railing Style Guide. The quickest way to learn if your home is more suited for a classic aluminum deck railing or a strong, composite railing line.

The more you know, the better your deck and backyard projects will be! Whether you're looking at a brand new start or a fresh end-of-season deck renovation, give our deck designers a call at 1-888-824-5316 or send us an email at Our deck experts will help you get the information, products, and tools you need for a gorgeous deck that you created and designed!