Here are some profiles of handrail and newel post configurations. Depending on the staircase will determine which parts and pieces you need whether it be post to post, or over the post. Here is a link to our Handrail and Newel Post.

 

Handrail:

 

http://www.stair-treads.com/handrail

 

Newel Post:

 

http://www.stair-treads.com/moulding-and-accessories/stair-parts/newel-posts.html

 

Handrail to Post Options