Creative Ways to Use More Staircase Space

A recent movement has made function as important as design which has architects often considering how to utilize the space under a staircase just as much as the staircase itself. Staircases are now serving a purpose beyond their practical use by offering many functions beneath the staircase itself. Create a Space for Work or Play… Read more »

Caring for Oak Treads

As the part you physically step on, treads play one of the most important roles in the construction of a staircase. Treads change the design of your staircase and give it a unique style. Oak treads in particular provide an elegant and charming appeal to the overall design of your staircase. In order to keep… Read more »

Common Staircase Myths to Consider

In the world of staircase design and installation, misinformation often reigns supreme. Incorrect perceptions are commonly held about certain types of staircases and we often dispel them to potential clients. In this blog post, Acadia Stairs talks about the common staircase myths you should understand if you’re considering a custom modern or contemporary staircase. Here… Read more »

A Highlight of Staircases that Inspire

Staircases used to simply fulfill a basic need, getting from point A to point B, but we also use them to express our creativity and have been for centuries. Although all staircases serve a functional purpose, staircases have also become an artistic outlet used to create a statement. The 16th Avenue Tiled Steps in San… Read more »

Staircase Sculpture Makes Debut in Buenos Aires

Created in 1956, the Museum of Modern Art in Buenos Aires has amazed the world for over 60 years with its dedication to displaying the latest in artistic trends and contemporary styles. With a focus on the Avant-guard, the museum exists to give visitors a memorable brush-up with gorgeous artwork. Like all popular attractions, museums… Read more »

A Famous Spiral Staircase that Comes at a Cost

Tall, famous landmarks around the world often contain beautiful and elegant staircases carrying tourists and sightseers up to new heights. These staircases become an integral part of history, giving visitors a way to see the structure and surrounding landscape in new ways. Perhaps one of the most famous European structures and the iconic image of… Read more »

Staircase with Sound Concept Comes to Life

Interior and exterior spiral staircases add architectural interest and aesthetic appeal to a space. A whimsical and space-saving design, spiral staircases offer new access to tough-to-reach spots in the home, easily adaptable to any size and type of space. Often performing arts halls include grand spiral staircases that awe performance-goers and add a touch of… Read more »

The Benefits of Maple Wood Treads

So much of a staircase design is in the treads themselves. The tread is sometimes our first impression of the staircase; it’s what we see when we’re walking up, or down, if we’re looking out for ourselves. And it also is our major contact with the texture and feel of the stairs—the tread is what… Read more »

Glass Spiral Staircase Wows at Apple Shibuya

At Acadia Stairs, we’re always looking for the “next big thing” when it comes to staircase design. Our blog showcases staircase designs from all over the world, from Europe to Southeast Asia. We enjoy highlighting what a stair can be from simple designs to intricate creations. Today, Acadia Stairs is highlighting one of the latest… Read more »

Exceptional Dubai Staircase Currently Under Construction

At Acadia Stairs, we look around the world for inspiration when it comes to the captivating power of staircases. In our mind, a stair as a structure can leave us in awe, and, also, stand as an engineering feat in its own way. That’s what brings us to the latest reinvention: the Dubai Steps. The… Read more »