If you’re a professional looking porch railings installed for the first time you want to make sure you get it right the first time. This requires, among other things, the proper interpretation and proper planning. Well-designed railings require multiple parts, including pinnacles, balustrades, pillars and rails for the top and bottom of the structure. You can do most of this equipment in a timber, online or find at your local hardware supply store. Many prefer to supply goods and equipment online. Proper planning merely requires that your porch area to measure in advance and get a supply of equipment ready to go for installation.