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 »

Reasons We Love Spiral Staircases

Especially when you are in the middle of home renovations, you will be tempted to look around your friends’ homes when you walk inside. You may look in the kitchen to check out the granite or into the bathroom to see the vanity she has been raving about. Out of the corner of your eye… Read more »

Update Your Outdoor Staircase This Summer

As the weather grows warmer and you are spending more time outdoors, you may be thinking about how you can update the exterior of your home to give it a little extra curb appeal. A great way to do so is with a one of a kind staircase. Especially if your current steps have seen… Read more »

A History of Spiral Stairs

Spiral stairs add an interesting design element to almost any building. From homes to modern offices to centuries-old buildings, spiral stairs are a classic feature that can add elegance and class to any environment. While you can still find spiral staircases being built into new buildings, their lineage dates back more than 3,000 years. In… Read more »

The Mystery of the Miraculous Staircase of Loretto Chapel

A beautiful spiral staircase that boasts two 360 degrees turns, the Miraculous Staircase of the Loretto Chapel is surrounded by much mystery. One question that still baffles carpenters today is, “How does it stay standing with no visible support system?” Now a private museum, the chapel was built between 1873 and 1878 in Santa Fe,… Read more »

Going Up Or Coming Down A Treehouse? Use The Stairs

Going Up Or Coming Down A Treehouse? Use The Stairs

There are a few greater places for kids to go and have fun than in a big treehouse in the yard. It’s perfect for adults as well, as the kids will want to continuously play and find entertainment all in one place. However, getting up and down from the treehouse can be tricky, as common… Read more »

Renovating Your Attic And Need To Conserve Space? Use A Spiral Staircase

Renovating Your Attic And Need To Conserve Space? Use A Spiral Staircase

Home renovations are a big project. The time it takes to plan, design, construct and pay for the renovation can take several months. The commitment to making a huge change in your home is a big decision. Have you noticed lately that you have utilized every space in your home and are now looking to… Read more »

Constructing A New Office Building? Find The Right Outdoor Staircase

Constructing A New Office Building? Find The Right Outdoor Staircase

When your company has the opportunity to expand into a newly built office space, you want to in a sense “go big or go home”. Constructing an office building from the ground up is a time consuming and financially taxing job. While completely worth the investment, you want to make sure the office is not… Read more »