Category: Staircases

Staircase Safety for Kids

If you have kids, you want to keep them as safe as possible. However, younger kids often have difficulty navigating staircases. Even older children can have accidents when they rush up or down the stairs.  Below are some pointers on how you can make staircase safe for your kids: Use the Buddy System Having someone… Read more »

Straight vs. Spiral Staircase: Which Is Best for You?

When it comes to moving into a new home, you don’t have to worry much about the staircase. But in situations where you are building a home from the ground up or are undergoing a major home redesign, it’s important to understand that the type of staircase you choose can make all the difference. So… Read more »

How a New Staircase Can Improve Your Home’s Value

Increase The Value Of Your Property With A New Staircase

  Increasing the value of your home isn’t as arduous of a task as many articles and television shows make it out to be. It does take a bit of effort and research to figure out which investments would be ideal for increasing your home’s market value. However, you don’t have to make a million… Read more »

Simple Staircase Exercises

During the wintertime, it can be tough to get in your exercise routine. You can’t run outside, and a gym membership always seems to expensive. But what if we told you that you had a great exercise tool already in your home?  Indeed, staircases can be an easy and free way to get your steps… Read more »

Renaissance Staircase Architecture

Renaissance Staircase Architecture

Modern staircases are simple and minimalist. They have subtle designs that make them appear both elegant and sophisticated. This minimalism, however, was not always in-vogue. Back in the Renaissance era, people were taken by grand staircases with extravagant designs that immediately drew the eye of a viewer. While modern and Renaissance staircases differ significantly, the… Read more »

The Best Staircases for Small Spaces

The Best Staircases for Small Spaces

When considering a staircase for your home, you have many options to choose from, but not all homes are created equal. If you have a smaller home, then you might have to consider a special staircase that will fit in a tighter spot. Thankfully, there are several types of staircases you can install into your… Read more »

Caring for Oak Treads

Oak Staircase Tread Concept

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

Modern Staircase at Acadia Stairs

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 »

The Benefits of Maple Wood Treads

Maple Staircase Tread Concept

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 »

Exceptional Dubai Staircase Currently Under Construction

Staircase Reaching to the Sky

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 »