Stainless Steel Balustrade Solutions

Designed For Your Property

Balustrades are used across residential and commercial properties to reduce fall risk and to assist with stability along staircases. The team at MLR Engineering can custom design unique balustrades tailored to your property in Dapto.
Balustrades are commonly used for staircases, balconies and fencing. Not only can they add to the interior design of the property, but they also provide an uncompromised view of the landscape outside. All our products are made in-house by our experienced engineers.
Using quality stainless steel, we’re able to provide rust-free, robust and durable balustrades that can withstand the test of time. To enquire about designing your custom balustrades, give us a call today to speak to a member of our team.
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Custom Fitted & Manufactured

Our services don’t stop after design and manufacture. Our experienced team can then provide professional installations, ensuring your new balustrade fits perfectly in your property.
To experience the MLR difference, give us a call today to speak to one of our licensed engineers.

Staircase Balustrades

While the main function of any balustrade is safety (preventing you or a loved one from falling over the edge), they can be stylish too, adding an aesthetic quality to the exterior of your Wollongong home.
Our staircase balustrades are made up of handrails, spindles and newel posts and will help people navigate your stairs with ease.
Manufactured from stainless steel, our staircase balustrades are long-lasting and durable, so you can rest assured your investment will be a valuable one.
Manufactured from stainless steel, our staircase balustrades are long-lasting and durable, so you can rest assured your investment will be a valuable one.
If you're worried that your staircase balustrades will affect the view from your windows, glass panels can give the impression your staircase is floating while ensuring your view isn't impeded.
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Balcony Balustrades

Designed to withstand the elements, our balcony balustrades are made from high-quality stainless steel. Strong and durable, our balcony balustrades are rust-free, so you can rest assured they will remain in good condition for years to come.
What's more, they won't corrode in the rain, ensuring they continue to add elegance and visual appeal to your property.
As well as ensuring the views from your Wollongong home aren't obstructed, balcony balustrades provide protection from the wind and are easy to clean and maintain.
If you have a vision for your balcony, get in touch with us at MLR Engineering today to discuss our custom-made options. Technology has moved forward in recent years, which means there is greater flexibility of choice.

Fencing Balustrades

Increase the security of your home or pool with our secure fencing balustrades. Our strong and robust balustrades can be designed to match your home's exterior design, complementing and enhancing the space.
Stainless steel fencing balustrades are designed to last, so they are a cost-effective and worthwhile investment for your home. Not only do they help to keep intruders out, but your children and pets will be safer too.

FAQ's

How far apart should balustrades be?

The Building Code of Australia (BCA) requires that there is a minimum space of four inches between balustrades to ensure that they are safe enough to prevent falling and serious injury.

What is the legal height for balustrades?

In Australia, balustrades must be at least 865mm to a metre tall to ensure that they serve the purpose of preventing a dangerous fall over the top of the barrier.

What is the Australian standard for balustrades?

According to the BCA, balustrades should be able to withstand loads and impacts outlined in the AS 1170.1.

Are balustrades mandatory?

Yes. The Building Code of Australia (BCA) specifies that residential homes must have a continuous barrier like a balustrade in place for any trafficable surface (which includes stairways, balconies and verandahs) that are more than 1000mm above the ground. These regulations are in place to ensure safety and security around residential areas whilst also preventing dangerous falls and serious injuries.

For more information about our custom-fitted and manufactured balustrades, or any of our other available services across Wollongong, Kiama, Dapto and Shellharbour, contact the team at MLR Engineering today.

The Building Code of Australia (BCA) requires that there is a minimum space of four inches between balustrades to ensure that they are safe enough to prevent falling and serious injury.

In Australia, balustrades must be at least 865mm to a metre tall to ensure that they serve the purpose of preventing a dangerous fall over the top of the barrier.

According to the BCA, balustrades should be able to withstand loads and impacts outlined in the AS 1170.1.

Yes. The Building Code of Australia (BCA) specifies that residential homes must have a continuous barrier like a balustrade in place for any trafficable surface (which includes stairways, balconies and verandahs) that are more than 1000mm above the ground. These regulations are in place to ensure safety and security around residential areas whilst also preventing dangerous falls and serious injuries.

For more information about our custom-fitted and manufactured balustrades, or any of our other available services across Wollongong, Kiama, Dapto and Shellharbour, contact the team at MLR Engineering today.

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Get In Touch

At MLR Engineering, we take great pleasure in our high-quality services, which include designing, producing and installing custom-made handrails to our customers' specifications. As a close-knit family-owned and managed company, we strive to provide only the highest quality goods to our residential and commercial customers. So, make sure to contact our expert and friendly team for more advice on handrails today.