Color Guard®  offers a variety of post options that will compliment your home beautifully. Structurally sound, the Colonnade and Smooth porch posts are designed to carry normal loads of up to 5,400 pounds. Our porch posts are a full 108″ in height with a 5″ base on each end. Structural properties inside the post allow you to firmly attach the rail up to 42″ high. Included with each post are two floor and header mounting brackets.

Structural Posts

There are times when your projects need internal support. Color Guard has options for both your Porch and your Deck. (always consult with local building code officials to ensure code compliance for your specific project)

  • Load-Bearing with Aluminum Floor to Ceiling Insert
  • High Density Fillers allow for Better Rail Attachment
  • Tie-Down Plate Design Simplifies Installation-Less Labor
  • No Need to Jack-Up your Header to Install
  • Available in White, Polar White, Tan and Clay
  • Structural Post Load Bearing Report

Structural Post

Structural Post Detail

Smooth Structural Post

Leveling Post Bracket

Our industry-leading Steel Post Brackets (SPB) provide a solid solution when you need to add or replace a post.

  • Designed for either a concrete or wood surface.
  • High Density Fillers allow for Better Rail Attachment
  • Works with 36″ and 42″ Rail Heights
  • 4″ x 4″ & 5″ x 5″ sizes + 6″ x 6″ Filler Kit
  • Includes time-saving leveling-plate (up to I I-degrees of deflection)

 

*NOW* Available in Stainless Steel for Coastal Applications(316L-Double-Walled Stainless Steel)

Leveling Detail

Our industry-leading Steel Post Bracket provides a solid solution when you need to add or replace a post.

SPB-66KIT

SPB-55BPL

Designed to be used with Color Guards 5 x 5 post sleeves.

SPB-44BPL

Designed to be used with Color Guards 4 x 4 post sleeves.

Turned Newel Post

The Turned Newel Post Kit offers both the strength of our Steel Post Bracket with the stylish look of a Turned Newel Post.
Equipped with high-density Fillers for Solid Railing Installation and a leveling plate, this Simple Solution will bring years of Enjoyment to your Outdoor Living Area. Pairs well with our Architectural Railing Kits.(Available in White, Tan and Clay)

  • Offers both the Strength of our Steel Post Bracket with the Stylish look of a Turned Newel Post
  • Equipped with High-Density Fillers, for Solid Railing Installation, and a Leveling Plate
  • Simple Solution will bring years of Enjoyment to your Outdoor Living Area
  • 4″ x 4″ Posts Available in 38″ or 44″ heights
  • Available in White, Tan and Clay
  • Pairs well with Architectural Rail

Newel Post (includes SPB-44BPL)

Newel Measurements