|Lag bolt 3-inch|
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Lag bolt 3-inch
For my regular viewers, I am back from a little crisis that happened a few months when I crashed my personal computer. In October 2013, I started working part-time as an associate for The Home Depot. The Home Depot trains their associates very well on the building materials products which I am selling to my customers. My benefit is I learned even more for future blogs
George Morco new home had a very loose metal staircase rail which had no lag bolt on the top and the bottom bolt was pulled out of the metal railing. The lag bolt fell off from from heavy abuse. George had told me that the last renters had a huge family and they rode the metal banister from the top to the bottom. That was the reason why is was staircase was so loose. He called my repair service to repair this little job.
This post shows the three steps to repair the loose metal railing.
Step 1: Fig.1 shows the metal rail has a missing lag bolt near the rug edge and the bottom lag bolt has been pulled out because it was very loose.
|Fig.1 Lag bolts loose|
|Fig.2 Staircase rail is bent|
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