awesome railings to consider for your main staircase

Railings are quite expensive to replace so I am often at houses where the 1980's oak railings are put to rest with some white paint on the spindles and the newel post and banister either stained to match the wood floor or simply painted black. It is simple, cost effective and very classic, much like replicating the look of this first photo.

But if you are in the market for new railings, here are a few other options you may want to consider just to shake things up.