Barbara Todaro, Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team (RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired )

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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
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Scrolly thing at the end of the rail or handle.  For decoration, also something to grab hold of when you need support or balance.

Feb 23, 2017 04:35 PM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
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A spiral curve on a handrail.  A

Feb 23, 2017 05:01 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
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Fred Griffin - Bingo!

Feb 23, 2017 08:23 PM
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Carol Williams
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Yea, like Fred Griffin said... the scrolly thing at the end of a handrail.  

Feb 23, 2017 04:40 PM
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Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
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I had to become a sexagenarian to learn this one? Unbelievable! Well done Fred Griffin, not only for knowing but being the first one in also.

Feb 24, 2017 12:02 PM
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Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
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A horizontal scrolled termination to the handrail of a stair.

Feb 24, 2017 05:06 AM
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Bob Force (REALTOR®)
Weichert Realtors - Aspen Hill - Mount Airy, MD
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Now I too know.  I am always learning something new on AR.

Feb 24, 2017 12:54 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
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I have to admit, I had no idea. Well, I'm not sure how long I'll remember the word...:) 

Feb 24, 2017 12:05 AM
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Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com - Boise, ID
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I didn't know that is what it was called, in fact I didn't know there was a specific name for it :-) Kasey

Feb 23, 2017 10:31 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
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I a glad that Fred knew.

 

Feb 23, 2017 10:00 PM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
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How does Fred Griffin answer everything so quickly...and correctly?!?

Feb 23, 2017 08:00 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
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It's in the photo 

Feb 23, 2017 07:33 PM
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Sam Shueh
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some figure or patten made from a wooden lathe.....

Feb 23, 2017 05:09 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
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I learned something new

Feb 23, 2017 04:39 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
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Fred Griffin is smart.  And quick.  Plus he provides excellent visuals. 

Feb 25, 2017 05:05 AM
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Gary L. Waters Broker Associate, Bucci Realty
Bucci Realty, Inc. - Melbourne, FL
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If I knew this answer I would try out for Jeopardy. Instead, I keep trying to go four for four on Wayne Martin daily trivia!

Feb 25, 2017 03:36 AM
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
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Oh Fred!

Feb 24, 2017 08:23 PM
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Dorie Dillard Austin TX
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NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Yeah Fred Griffin ..great answer!!

Feb 24, 2017 04:46 PM
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I am so late to the party ... again.  

Feb 24, 2017 04:23 PM
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Brandon Stewart
BLAZE Property Management - Amarillo, TX
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An ornamental spiral or curved to the left or right end of a handrail of a staircase 

@__

Feb 24, 2017 03:15 PM
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Mark Phillips
Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living - Ahwatukee, AZ
Phoenix Metro Residential Homes

Its a bullnose sprial shape onnthe railing 

Feb 24, 2017 01:04 PM
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Gionne "GeGe" Jourdan
Gardner Realtors - New Orleans, LA
No Fear, Just Faith

the end of the handrail spirals like a snail's shell or a coiled snake.

Feb 24, 2017 12:58 PM
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Nancy Risley
Dickson Realty - Reno, NV
Real Estate Agent serving Reno/Sparks area

It is a spiral scroll-like ornament that forms the basis of the lonic order

Feb 24, 2017 11:55 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
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I would have been close with "the thing that makes you say ouch if you hit it when sliding down the handrail."

Feb 24, 2017 10:38 AM
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John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
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Barbara Todaro Now, I know the meaning of "Volute."

Feb 24, 2017 09:42 AM
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Antonio Kilpatrick
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Sprial or curves in the handrail.

Feb 24, 2017 09:36 AM
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Mick Michaud
Distinctly Texas Lifestyle Properties, LLC Office:682/498-3107 - Granbury, TX
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Please forgive the humor here.  The way your question is worded is somewhat ambiguous.  If the word is somehow written on the handrail, then I'd say graffiti.

Feb 24, 2017 06:57 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I knew this one.  But, just too late.

Feb 24, 2017 06:27 AM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thanks for the reminder. I did not recall the name.

Feb 24, 2017 06:18 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
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Of course he did LOL

Feb 24, 2017 06:11 AM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
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I was going to guess 'Crotch Stopper'

Feb 24, 2017 05:41 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
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It's a rounded corner.

Feb 24, 2017 05:30 AM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thanks

Feb 24, 2017 04:04 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
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Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Fred Griffin nailed this one!

Feb 24, 2017 03:47 AM
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Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
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Ahhhh...yet another contest....a stable sort of finial is how I would describe it.

Feb 24, 2017 03:00 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
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He beat me. Althoug youngsters may call it the landing area when sliding down a long handrail

Feb 24, 2017 02:56 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
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Barbara Todaro - and now I know...

Feb 23, 2017 10:11 PM
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FN LN
Toronto, ON

Congratulations, Fred on getting the right answer.

Feb 23, 2017 06:38 PM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
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Had not heard of this, thanks for sharing.

Feb 27, 2017 07:47 PM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
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Hello Barbara,  Thanks for expanding my knowledge on the subject.

Feb 25, 2017 10:47 AM