I want to replace my old wooden porch railings and stair railings. What type of nailer would you recommend?

Answer

If you're going through 2x4's into 2x2's, and you don't want big nail heads or to use screws, I'd go with a finishing nailer, and use fairly long nails (3", 16-18 ga.).

Updated on May 14, 2018

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Which Type of Nail Gun or Nailer Do You Need for the Job?
By Tim Nichol
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