197 Staircase Metal Railing Wood Tread Design Photos And Ideas

Concrete and timber meet again on the stairs that lead to the upper level.
new bridge and hangout space above
View across the first floor
Potrero Residence Stair
Intricately-detailed stairs climb the tower, moving from exterior to interior and from more enclosed to more open spaces.
The upper level features long, black metal cladding and a series of glazed links.
Previously located in the kitchen, the staircase was moved to the space opposite the dining area, and was opened up with a delicate metal railing.
Interior View
Interior View
A floating staircase leads up to the bedrooms on the upper level.
Accoya ¬¬– a durable acetylated sustainably grown softwood ¬¬– was used as tongue-and- groove cladding on the walls and soffits, for fencing and screens, and on the interior as ceilings and stair guardrails.
"I wanted polarity between the skin—the solid, pure form—and for human interaction, I wanted warmth," says Christoph Kaiser. After bidding out millwork for an estimated $60,000, Kaiser decided to complete the work himself with the help of his neighbors.
The staircase leading to the bed also functions as a large wardrobe.
mini kitchen
Sculptural timber-paddle stairs lead up to the mezzanine bedroom.
Stair detail with curios and plants.  White oak and steel.
A detail of the mint green stair railing, where old meets new.
The color of the staircase brings a sense of personality to the space.
Located in the center of the home, the simple, yet striking staircase connects three floors.
A framed view is provided atop each turn of the staircase.
The staircase is a sculptural solution composed of wood treads, steel supports, and a steel guardrail that winds its way upward.
Timber stairs connect the entry to the upstairs bedrooms.
Staircase
Staircase
The staircase that leads from the ground-level apartment to the duplex.
Stairs
The new volume houses the dining area, which includes stairs to the bedrooms. The table is from Blake Avenue and the walnut chairs are from Room & Board. “You don’t want bright colors to take away from that relationship between the interior and the exterior,” Walker says.
Laboring over every material and line, this project is the result of rigorous design and planning with the clients. With a constant requirement for precision, the joinery and timing of materials throughout the home create clean, harmonic spaces that carry one throughout the home. Celebrating a truth in materials, white walls highlight the wide variety of finishes including clear timber, sandstone, marble, cork, concrete, and steel.
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A spiral staircase leads to the lower level.
Glass panels brighten up and modernize the interiors.
The architects installed modern, floating stairs with a wooden tread and steel railings.
Next to the steel-and-wood staircase, which leads to the roof, a patch of glass flooring lets sunlight filter down to the bedrooms.
Thanks to the crisp neutral shade, the staircase carries light from floor to floor.
The stair features custom installations by lighting designer Johanna Grawunder. When turned off, the panels appear as mirrors; when on, reflecting LED lights, giving the twisted stair forms an exaggerated “funhouse-like” effect.
The main staircase consists of simple oak treads that cantilever out from side walls sheathed in natural vertical board and are supported on the other side by a continuous grill-like railing truss.
Below a twisting steel staircase sits a stool from the impossibly rare 1967 Girard Group for Herman Miller (it was only produced for one year). Stevens rennovated the home from top to bottom, including the Japanese-style fence in the garden.
Plywood "spine" threshold between living space and studio space
The staircase also plays with the concept of gaps and slices.
The same wood used in the kitchen appears in the exposed timber staircase and in the bathrooms.
A collection of art and design resources are stored on bookshelves.

Jersey City, New Jersey
Dwell Magazine : September / October 2017
Opdahl House Interior Stairs
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A perforated steel plate forms a wall between the staircase and the room.
The kitchen and a bathroom on the ground level.
This flexible, double-height space is used as Julius' office.
The double-height interior features a kitchen and living area on the ground level with a sleeping loft above.
Stair Detail
Siegal chose a diagrid structure for the factory-built steel modules; polycarbonate panels create a luminous space beneath the stairs.

Whether grand and sweeping, rendered in wood, or a minimalist arrangment of metal and glass, the modern staircase is an example of literally elevated design. With its strong, geometric shape and functional importance, a masterful staircase can serve as the centerpiece of a building. Below are some notable examples of staircases that refuse to be ignored, and the creative tread and railing decisions that comprise them.