Balustrade and Cable Railing – Aesthetic Solutions

Balustrade and Cable Railing: Aesthetic Solutions Architects, contractors, and home and business owners often come across  that may diminish the aesthetic outcome of a construction or remodel project. For instance, the 4″ and 6″ Ball Rules limit what can be done with balustrades and patio/deck railing. These regulations state that a ball of 4″ or […]

Come visit us at MetalFab 2017

METALfab 2017 Register | Education | Exhibitors | Hotel/Travel | NEF Pre-METALfab Measuring Class You Are Invited to the Industry Event of the Year! This is THE premiere industry event of the year — don’t miss it! Packed With Education • A Day of Demos • Beautiful City, Amazing Hotel Download the Brochure Get complete details   METALfab-FENCETECH 2017 San Antonio, […]

A New Product We Chose Not To Pursue

At Wagner, we keep an eye out for trends and are always thinking about new products. It is interesting though that whenever we give some thought to a new product, it always seems to turn into something to do with railings. Over the years we are very proud to have introduced the world to dry […]

Henry Bills

Henry N. Bills III, age 82, of Delafield, WI, passed away peacefully surrounded by Family on Saturday, January 07, 2017. Henry is survived by his children Henry Bills IV, Susan (Dr. Dean) Shepherd, Heidi (Dan Sr.) Ferrise and Peter Bills; his grandchildren Katherine Bills, Samuel Shepherd, Sara Shepherd, DJ (Dr. Meagan) Ferrise, Logan Ferrise and […]

Setting Glass in Glass Railing Base Shoe Molding

The glass may be set into the shoe with a wet or a dry glaze process.  PanelGrip Installation: Plumbing PanelGrip Base Shoe Moulding Before completing attachment of PanelGrip Base Shoe Moulding to substrate – take all necessary steps to assure that the mounted Shoe is adjusted such that the inside channel of the Shoe is […]

Kee Klamp Technical Specifications

The Kee Klamp Fittings The simple but effective engineering principle of the Kee Klamp Fitting is the foundation of the most versatile pipe connection system available.There are many variations of fitting to suit wide-ranging applications, providing the versatility to achieve virtually any structural configuration. Kee Klamp fittings are generally made from cast iron* and are […]

What is the Difference Between Wrought Iron and Cast Iron

Most people often assume that wrought iron and cast are an interchangeable terms however there is quite a difference between these two types of metal. Wrought Iron is a soft material produced from semifused pure iron surrounded by slag, it contains less than 0.1 percent carbon and 1-2 percent slag. In contemporary usage, wrought iron is […]

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Festivus!?

While most of America is gearing up for the more traditional holidays, at Wagner, December finds us preparing for one of the untraditional holidays — Festivus. “What is Festivus?”, you may ask. Watch clips from the original Seinfeld that will introduce you to this upcoming event. Wikipedia explains it like this: The tradition begins with a […]


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Lighted Railing Installation

Installation instructions for Lumenrail®


Cable Railing Installation

Learn about Ultra-tec® cable cutting, swaging measurements and how to install cable railing.