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"it was installed around the existing post. I built the front and sides in one piece, and then installed the last side by trimming back the handrail and re-attaching it to the new post."

DIY Craftsman staircase easy - use existing Newel post!"it was installed around the existing post. I built the front and sides in one piece, and then installed the last side by trimming back the handrail and re-attaching it to the new post.