Which Staircases are Best for Small Spaces?

Staircases Best Suited for Small Spaces

Designing a room or an outdoor area around a staircase can be tricky, especially if space is limited. Luckily, there are plenty of options to consider when it comes to adding stairs to a tight space! Whether you’re re-doing a loft, or adding a tree house or a small pool house to your backyard for… Read more »

How to Find Inspiration for Your Custom Staircase

single stringer staircase

So, you have decided that you would like to accentuate your home or business with a custom staircase. This idea may have come from a visit to a friend’s house, a restaurant you love, or from browsing Houzz and Pinterest as you renovate the rest of your space’s interior. Maybe your old staircase has seen… Read more »

Six Important Tips About Staircase Maintenance

Living areas and staircases will see the most traffic in a house, which means they’re subject to a significant amount of wear and tear over the years. Maintaining and inspecting your staircase is important, especially for those with large families, kids, and older homes. Beyond aesthetics and space, you’ll need to consider the safety of… Read more »

How to Care 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 »

8 Stair Workouts to Help You Break a Sweat

woman running up stairs

With how crazy our everyday lives can be, it’s hard to put time aside to hit the gym and exercise. What many don’t know is that there is a great piece of workout equipment right in our own homes and you’ve been walking on it for years. What we’re talking about is your stairs. Now… Read more »

The Best Staircases for Your Child’s Treehouse

young girl blowing bubbles outside of treehouse

A secret spot where your children’s imaginations can flourish, the treehouse in your backyard is probably their favorite retreat. And if you are constantly heading out to the backyard to pass them up snacks and sandwiches, you may be questioning if the fort’s current rope ladder is the safest route to traverse. Metal Stairs For… Read more »

Staircase Safety for Kids

A wooden staircase

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 »