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Prestige Pre-Drilled Cable Rail System

How do you make a great Cable Rail Railing system even better? Make it easier and faster to install. All of the great features of DekPro Prestige Cable Railing are now available in a pre-drilled installation option for the 40 inch post kit.

DekPro manufactures durable aluminum railings that have quickly become one of DecksDirect’s best-selling systems. While their products are budget friendly you should not expect that means a dip in quality. Prestige’s finishes are high quality and unconditionally guaranteed to last a lifetime.

The heart of the Prestige Cable Railing System is the low-profile top rail that you can choose to upgrade with a drink rail. Swivel brackets make stair rail installation simple and the 1/8" CableRail Kit by Feeney is an unobtrusive complement for the sleek 3" posts.

Prestige Cable Rail Aluminum Post Kit

Key Features

  • Popular Product - This brand is reliable and easy-to-install for professionals and DIYers alike.
  • Durable Quality - This brand offers products that are built to last and withstand the elements.
  • Budget Friendly - This brand offers products designed with cost-effectiveness in mind.
  • Two Color Options (Absolute Black, Cocoa Bronze)
  • 40 inch posts


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The Basics


The Prestige Cable Rail System is very simple to understand. Our Prestige Rail Installation Instructions will walk you through step-by-step on how to install the system. 


Dekpro Prestige Aluminum Deck Railing Components



Step 1 - Prestige Pre-Drilled Cable Rail Aluminum Post Kit

Prestige Aluminum Post KitThe Prestige Pre-Drilled Cable Rail Aluminum Post Kit features a welded flange, a thick base plate, and a fine-textured finish. Posts also come in the Standard Undrilled configuration. Both include a post skirt and cap with each post. Post skirts have a two-piece design to install after railing installation to the post.The 5/16" base plate is pre-drilled to attach the post to a blocked deck surface with 3/8" lags. 





Step 2 - Prestige Cable Rail Top Rail

Prestige Cable Rail Top RailThe Prestige Cable Rail Top Rail provides safety and stability. The sleek design of the Prestige top rail has a gentle curve and it attaches to post sleeves with brackets that do not have any visible hardware (sleeves and brackets sold separately). The top rail is available for 6ft and 8ft installations, and can cut down to use in smaller sections. 





Step 3 - Prestige Cable Rail Top Rail Bracket

Prestige Cable Rail Top Rail BracketPrestige Aluminum Railing offers brackets for attaching the top rail of a cable rail system individually so you can build the exact rail you need without unnecessary pieces. All brackets include installation screws. Choose from level or stair swivel brackets in the four Prestige textured finishes.





Step 4 - Feeney CableRail Assembly Kit For Prestige Aluminum Rails

Feeney CableRail Assembly Kit For Prestige Aluminum RailsCableRail by Feeney looks fantastic with Prestige Aluminum Rail components. Install Assembly Kits for an attractive and low maintenance railing option. Standard 1/8" CableRail Assembly made with durable 316 stainless steel cable creates an attractive railing with unimpaired views. 

Each kit includes one strand of the desired length of 1/8" cable. Also included are one pre-attached Threaded Terminal fitting, one Quick-Connect® SS fitting, one stainless steel Snug-Grip® washer nut and two nylon Flat Washers. 

To cover washer nuts and Quick-Connects, choose from a variety of end caps including colored or stainless steel options (sold separately). Tools DecksDirect recommends to get the job done fast and easy are: CableRail Release ToolCableRail Cable Cutter, and CableRail Lacing Needle (all sold separately). 


Step 5 - Prestige Aluminum Pre-Drilled Intermediate Picket

Prestige Aluminum Intermediate PicketYou will need vertical support balusters every three feet in a Prestige Cable Rail System - choose un-drilled or pre-drilled baluster to accommodate your rail design. Cut to size as needed on the job site. For un-drilled balusters drill straight through or at an angle for stair applications.





Step 6 - Prestige Aluminum Rail Footblock

Prestige Aluminum Rail FootblockFor extra support in a Prestige Aluminum Rail section, add a foot block. The kit includes two lengths of support blocks to accommodate the sweep space of your choice. A stylish mounting bracket makes a secure connection to the deck surface with the included screws. 





Customizations & Additional Options


Prestige Aluminum Drink Rail Bracket

Drink Rail Adapter Prestige Aluminum RailTurn the top rail of your Prestige Aluminum railing system into a drink holder with the Prestige Aluminum Rail Drink Rail Bracket. This adapter turns any deck board of your choice into a flat surface on your top rail, but the deck board is not included. We recommend placing these brackets roughly two feet apart to create a flat, sturdy drink rail surface.


  • Attach Any Deck Board For A Drink Rail
  • Installation Hardware Included
  • Available in Absolute Black, Cocoa Bronze, Dream White, & Maple Cream



Prestige Aluminum Rail Post Jig For Brackets

Prestige Aluminum Rail Post Jig for BracketsThe Prestige Aluminum Rail Post Jig For Brackets makes it much easier and faster to install prestige rail brackets on 3 inch posts and 4 inch post sleeves. It includes a 2-way level to ensure your surface mount posts are plumb. Clamp the tool in place for bracket installation. The jig has a slotted opening at 38 inches and 42 inches which would leave you with a 3-1/8 inch sweep.


  • 2-Way Level
  • Pre-Slotted Openings for Bracket Installation
  • Works With Level & Stair Posts



CableRail Stainless Steel End Cap By Feeney

CableRail Stainless Steel End Cap By FeeneyThe CableRail Stainless Steel End Cap by Feeney add a decorative finish to the CableRail cable assemblies. The stainless steel offers durable protection for all sizes of CableRail assemblies. Choose from three styles: Dome, Chamfer and Crown, all sold individually. 


  • Decorative
  • Durable
  • Three Styles Available



CableRail Colored End Caps By Feeney

CableRail Colored End Caps By FeeneyThe CableRail Colored End Caps by Feeney add a finishing touch to the CableRail cable assemblies. Once your CableRail cable assembly is installed, trimmed, and fully tensioned, these colorful end caps simply snap into place as a decorative option to cover, protect, and finish the fittings. 


  • Decorative
  • Fits Washer Nuts
  • Nine Colors Available



The DekPro Prestige Pre-Drilled Post system is the perfect choice for a low-maintenance, cost-effective, and highly customizable deck railing system. To make things even better, DecksDirect is offering free shipping on DekPro Prestige purchases of $299 or more. If you would like us to get you a quote for your DekPro Prestige Cable Rail project just head on over to our Get A Quote page and fill out our simple form.

Our team strives to exceed your expectations by providing honest, accurate, and friendly service. Because we are the nation’s largest online retailer of deck accessories, you can trust that nearly all items will ship the same business day if the order is placed by 3:30 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday (excluding special order items).

At any point in your project, even if you have just a few simple questions, feel free to give our deck specialists a call at 1-888-824-5316 or send us an e-mail at

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