Decorate Your Staircase with Gardens

If you’re feeling a little uninspired when it comes to the design of your staircase, whether it’s indoors or outdoors, there’s an easy fix that can make it much more interesting—decorate with a garden! Decorating your staircase with a garden can create a trendy, summer space and update your staircase in an instant. Balcony Container… Read more »

The Evolution of the Staircase

Most of us probably haven’t spent too much time on our staircase, wondering who invented the staircase and how it became a practical form of transportation from one level to another. Staircases actually have a rich history, and although Acadia Stairs develops custom metal staircases to complement your exterior and interior space, staircases have been… Read more »

Best Treads for Outdoor Staircases

Installing an outdoor staircase is more about function than anything else, but you have to make sure it looks good, too. Once you’ve finalized the shape that you’re looking for, you might be wondering: what would be the best materials to use for this outdoor staircase? Here are some tips on picking out the right… Read more »

Which Staircases are Best for Small Spaces?

Designing a room or an outdoor area around a staircase can be tricky, especially if space is limited. Luckily, there are plenty of options to consider when it comes to adding stairs to a tight space! Whether you’re re-doing a loft, or adding a tree house or a small pool house to your backyard for… Read more »

Trending Staircases We Can Create

Whether you’re renovating your home or are in the process of building your dream home from scratch, there is one part of your home that is not only central to the design, but can also pack a sizable punch of style, transforming your home’s look and feel. Instead of going with a traditional staircase, consider… Read more »

Spruce Up Your Exterior this Spring

Tired of how your home’s exterior looks? Instead of just merely doing your routine spring cleaning this season, there are several other things you can do to spruce up your home while targeting the exterior specifically. Don’t get me wrong. A good spring cleaning will always do you lots of good in terms of the… Read more »

Weathering the Storm: Advantages of Materials for Outdoor Staircases

Choosing an exterior metal staircase can create a visually appealing and practical staircase that requires little upkeep and maintenance. When you’re installing a staircase outside, the most important thing to think about is safety, followed closely by design aesthetic. However, required maintenance should also play a part in your decision. Although wood staircases can also… Read more »

Hot-Dip Galvanizing: What Is It and Why Does It Help?

Metal exterior staircases are a sleek and modern alternative to wood staircases, giving your home a stylish way to stand out. Although metal exterior staircases conveniently require little to no maintenance for years to come, they do require a protective coating to prevent rusting and corrosion. That’s where hot-dip galvanizing comes in. Hot-dip galvanizing is… Read more »

Decorating Surrounding Staircase Space

If you’ve purchased a customized staircase from Acadia Stairs, the next step is decorating the space surrounding it. Often times, the wall of a staircase can be hard to decorate but doing so can add more personality and personal taste into your home. Consider Decorating the Landing If your staircase has a larger landing in… Read more »

Maintaining Your Metal Staircase

Both interior and exterior metal staircases are not only modern, sleek, and visually appealing, they are also easy to maintain. Follow these guidelines in order to keep your customized staircase looking its absolute best. Dusting If your metal staircase gets relatively dusty, which can happen from time to time, be mindful of the materials you… Read more »