How to Calculate Spindles for Railing?

Answer Railings on stairs, balconies or porches in your home help family members to be safe and steady when using stairs or leaning on banisters. Properly spaced for safety, decorative spindles help to cr... Read More »

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How do I stain spindles?

Prepare the SurfacePrepare the area for staining by washing the surface with detergent and water for basic cleaning. For heavier soils and grease, wash with a mixture of Trisodium Phosphate and wat... Read More »

Do you grease snowmobile spindles?

Snowmobile spindles do require grease in order to work effectively. Spindles come equipped with a zerk fitting, which allows a grease gun to attach quickly to the spindle for easy application of gr... Read More »

How to Change Shower Spindles?

Some older showers use a spindle instead of cartridges or compression seals to adjust the rate of water flow. Usually, spindle shower faucets are two-handle faucets without a diverter. Over time sp... Read More »

How do I replace stair spindles?

Replacing SpindlesReplace a stair spindle by using a dead hammer to break the spindle loose. Spindles, also called balusters, are attached to the stair tread and handrail by a mortise and tenon, so... Read More »