The entrance to your house is the first impression people have of your home and residential custom handrails can give your house a facelift, like it did here. Wooden handrails look nice when they are first installed but the Virginia sun wears on them quickly, and humid Hampton Roads summers aren’t kind to them either. Consider metal residential handrails instead. As an added bonus, you won’t get any slivers from a metal handrail. Check out the before and after pictures.