Year: 2014

WHAT IS BALUSTRADE STAIRCASE RAILING?

Blog | December 9th, 2014

Does your home have a staircase? Do they have balustrade railings? What is a balustrade railing? Well, let see! Most traditional staircases use to have these, although many of our modern staircases do not, or they have ones that are no longer plain and simple as they use to be. The balustrade is the upright found on your staircase, holding the top rail in position. It was usually made of wood or stone, placed on the bottom footing and went all the way straight up to the handrail as support. These days they can be made of metal, wood, stone […]

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UPDATE THOSE OLD HANDRAILS ON YOUR STAIRCASE!

Blog | December 4th, 2014

With many homes being built today, we are seeing a lot of double storey homes come up. Even many older homes are being remodelled, and an extra floor is built on top of the existing home. Therefore a staircase will also be required. The staircase becomes part of a home, part of the d├ęcor and in many cases, even a focus point in a home. With the advancements made today, we are also seeing many different materials being used as well as designs, strategies and even shapes of staircases that come to light. Types of wood are still most commonly […]

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CONSIDERING REMODELLING? CHECK OUT YOUR STAIRCASE OPTIONS!

Blog | November 25th, 2014

It is vital when you decide to remodel your staircase that you consider a design, plus material that not only is according your desires, but also compliments your home. There are many factors to look at before installing your staircase, such as the structure and design of your home, as these will also influence your options. You will also have to decide upon the material as well as the appeal you require. Do you prefer traditional, contemporary or a more custom look? It is recommended to use the aid of a professional company when considering remodelling. Doing so will give […]

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WHAT TIMBER TYPE WILL WORK BEST FOR YOUR STAIRCASE?

Blog | November 21st, 2014

Is your staircase the first thing guests see when they walk into your home? Did you know a well-designed staircase can make a great first impression! Is your staircase your homes best feature? Does it portray your style and elegance? Do you know what a timber staircase can say to your guests? Timber staircases are fantastic for any home! Timber can provide you with a feeling of warmth. It is durable and also flexible in design. Whatever your selection preferences may be, using experts in this field is always advisable. Choosing the best design for you and also your homes […]

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