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POINTS TO PONDER: CONTEMPORARY VERSUS TRADITIONAL STAIRCASES

May 15, 2015

When it comes time to get a new staircase in the home, there is a question as to whether to go with something modern and contemporary or to go with something more traditional. However, there are pros and cons to both sets of stairs that people need to consider. To help people make the right decision for their homes, here are some things to consider when going with a contemporary or a traditional staircase.

Tastes Can Vary

The style of staircases can all depend on the style of the homeowners. Some homeowners have their home decorated in an old-fashioned country style, and for those kinds of simple tastes, a traditional staircase would suit them best. After all, some people love the idea of a traditional old farmhouse that they can turn into a big family home, and having a more normal looking staircase is going to be perfect for them.

However, there are people that want to turn their home into a contemporary showpiece. Every single thing these modern people have in their home is the latest trend, and a contemporary staircase that is made of metal or has an industrial-like look is going to make them pretty happy.

Staircases That Can Be Designed

For people who want a basic and simple staircase, they can just pick one that is already made, but for others that would like their home to look a certain way, they are going to go for a customised staircase based on the look they want. Imagine a metal staircase with glasses? Or a metal staircase that has a twisted gothic look? Lovers of traditional staircases do not have a lot of options for the traditional look, but people that would like a contemporary design can get a staircase that can look any way they want.

For people who have a home, and are redecorating it, remodeling it, or just want to replace their stairs, the question may be whether they want a traditional staircase or a contemporary staircase.

While both kinds of staircases serve the same purpose, which is getting people to the second level of their home, the fact is that it all depends on the kind of taste the homeowners have that is going to be the deciding factor as to which kind of staircase to get. After all, some people want a home that is simple, while others want a modern trendy home that has an ultra-hip contemporary staircase made of unusual materials such as metal or glass.

For inquiries about all things related to stairs, feel free to contact us here at Planet Stairs.

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