Benefits of Metal Staircases

For those looking to revamp the inside or outside look of their homes, metal staircases are an option we often recommend because they are the perfect alternative to wood or stone. Its malleable qualities make metal a highly sought after building material in many home renovation projects. Here are three great benefits of installing a… Read more »

Transform Your Home this Spring through Staircase Redesign

Spring is just around the corner, and so what better time to start thinking home redesign? At Acadia Stairs, we offer customers an extensive selection of custom staircase designs to really get you into that “spring cleaning” mood, with styles that give off a sense of renewal in your home. Change is in the air—check… Read more »

Different Tread Types for Exterior Staircases

Spring is almost here, and that means that soon enough it’ll be time to uncover the pool, start mowing the lawn again, and scrub our decks of winter’s harsh debris. People who are looking to add a little more festiveness to their backyards often choose to install an exterior staircase onto their decks as the… Read more »

Which Staircase Material is Right for Your Home?

When deciding which staircase is right for your home, one factor that is often overlooked is the material of the staircase itself. Wood, tile, carpet—each material has its own specific attributes that match with a certain staircase or home. Choosing the one that is right for you is just as important as the staircase itself…. Read more »

Adding a Home Staircase? Consider these Four Factors

When designing a home, we often forget how important a staircase can be. It not only brings people throughout the house’s different areas, but its placement can decide what a room looks and feels like to visitors and those who live there. That is why there are four major factors to consider before adding a… Read more »

Benefits of Ship Ladders

From a far the design of a traditional ship ladder seems simple enough, but take a closer look into the real craftiness that goes into tailoring one to your home, and you’ll find that ship ladders are the most convenient styles of ladders you could possible own. Below are just a few things to keep… Read more »

Unique Qualities of Floating Staircases

When we walk into a home, the first focal point that usually meets our eyes is the staircase. It’s a structure with grand appeal and function, and when customized, it is threaded seamlessly into the architectural style of a home; so seamlessly, in fact, that sometimes it may appear as if it’s floating. Floating staircases… Read more »

Staircases as Public Art

Staircases are engineered for mobility; this much is true. But what artistic merit do they hold? The designs of our staircases are extensions of our home and personal style, but when used as canvases, these structures transform into beautiful works that become extensions of our culture. Here are a few of Acadia Stairs’ favorite staircases… Read more »

Heat Circulation and Staircases

The biggest challenge for any homeowner is learning how to conserve heat. The hardest places to heat up during the wintertime specifically are stairways, hallways and landings. As hot air rises in your home, it will often utilize your staircase to make it up to the second floor. In the wintertime, you might not mind… Read more »

Update Your Stairs as the New Year Begins

A new year is a blank canvas; a wonderful opportunity to make changes and improvements to your home. While most people don’t think of their stairs when it comes time to decorate, the staircase are a fundamental piece of your home that can make an incredible impact on your interior design style. Whether you are… Read more »