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

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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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Famous Staircases Around the World

Although we typically think of staircases as tools that make our home more accessible, there are extremely famous staircases all over the world that serve as tourist attractions. Many of these staircases are not found near homes at all but in the center of nature. These staircases are breathtaking and, honestly, quite shocking even just… Read more »

History of the Spiral Staircase

When you picture a spiral staircase, you likely picture it inside of a lighthouse, an old castle, or the Statue of Liberty. Although spiral staircases are still a “trending” staircase of our time, the staircase has actually been around for centuries. The spiral staircase has a rich history that is worth talking about. Origin of… Read more »

Designing Your Dream Staircase

Think about the staircase in your home. How many times a day do you traverse up and down it – carrying baskets of laundry, children’s backpacks and so much more? Most of us don’t give our staircases a second glance, but why is that? Your stairs are an incredibly important piece of the home, and… Read more »

Types of Staircases

There are various types of staircases available for both residential and commercial purposes. Each type of staircase has both advantages and disadvantages. If you are thinking about installing a new staircase into your home or business, it is important it understand what type of staircase pairs best with your space and preferences. Straight Staircases Advantages:… Read more »

Advantages of Straight Staircases

In a society where design preferences are constantly changing and “out of the box” concepts are often in, there is still one component to a home that will always remain a timeless tradition: the straight staircase. Many staircases of modern design are often both spiral and curved, giving a home a staircase that is unexpected…. Read more »

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Staircase Safety for Kids this Holiday Season

With the holiday season quickly approaching, you’ll likely have plenty of visitors coming in and out of your home. As you are decking the halls, it is important to make sure your house will be safe for young children that visit, especially your staircase. Below are some pointers on how you can make staircase safe… Read more »

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Modernizing the Backbone of Your Staircase

When it comes to designing a modern staircase, it is only obvious to start working on the front. The risers, treads and handrails are all important components to consider in the creation of your stairs, but the back of your staircase is important too. Especially when the back of your staircase is left open for… Read more »