237 Staircase Wood Railing Design Photos And Ideas

The Dinesen staircase descends along a wall of fluted Carrara marble.
The revamped staircase blends traditional and modern.
Stewart-Schafer finished the existing staircase and railings by hand. All of the spindles are painted black to give the traditional formwork a modern aesthetic.
Super White Eggshell Benjamin Moore paint give the walls a crisp, fresh feel.
Carefully placed modern touches illuminate restored details in the home. An industrial-style pendant, which Jeff and Jason created themselves using a DIY instructional kit by lighting designer Lindsey Adelman, hangs from the intricate millwork in the entryway. The print is by photographer Anna Wolf.
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 stair’s folded volumes juxtapose solid wood forms with light-filled voids.
The stairs are made of fumed and stained-engineered oak with a solid oak cap. Thanks to its complex geometrically, no level is the same.
The striking interior stair was originally designed as a light well to filter light from above deep into the interior space.
Simple, refined details transform this atrium space into a contemporary, architectural solution that blends nicely with the existing framework.
By incorporating wood slats into the stair wall, light from above is able to pass farther into the space between levels.
The interior stair is composed of floating treads sourced from trees cut down on the  property. A mix of oak, maple, and birch, each step is different and unique.
Wood-clad stair treads and risers are accented by an open, framed wood wall and stone fireplace. The interiors are an assemblage of minimal, raw materials.
Thompson wanted to create "layered and veiled spaces" inside, which was achieved with multiple places to gather in the main corridor. The corridor is open from the second floor down to the basement, and has a combination of skylights and windows for ample light. Paradis MetalWorks supplied the rail and stair stringers.
A view from the upper floor down the circular staircase to the game room below. The flaring, circular staircase was built using I-beams bent in Seattle.
The home was designed to complement the clients' extensive contemporary art collection. The pendant lighting fixture is by Lindsey Adelman Studio.
The lower floor is built at a high section of the slope—about 1.65 feet below the ground—to create a living area that’s embedded within the terrain.
From the living lounge, wooden stairs lead up to the bedrooms.
A succulent wall adds texture and greenery to the home.
The light-filled stair wraps around a primitive factory elevator shaft.
Stairs lead down to a the ground floor that houses a guest apartment, a two-car garage, and a weight room.
The ground floor consists of the public space with ample room for entertaining, while all the private living spaces have been delegated to the second floor.
Courtyard
After: the entrance foyer and stairs.
Before: the entrance foyer and stairs.
My favorite photo, the stairs through the over-sized living slider
The status of the salvage floorboards as an historical found object is further challenged by their use to clad the modern, open-riser staircase that connects the second and third floors.
View from back to front of house.
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Bruno Munari textile light Falkland for the stairs
common area with wood floor
Concrete and wood stairs
A stair element extends the circulation condition at the end of the hall where the front cellular rooms expand into new rear interior spaces
The largest single piece of steel in the staircase is 17 feet long and 10 feet tall.
Assembled from 5/8” thick plate steel with white oak treads, the staircase took eight months to fabricate, assemble, and paint.
The staircase of the main house.
A sculptural staircase elegantly brings visitors down to an additional gallery space.
The Lego stair as a growing playground
With an assist from preservation expert Lotte Van Hemelrijck, architect Thomas van Looij led the restoration, which included refinishing  or replacing a wall of sun-damaged Wenge wood panels.
The split-level home opens to a glimpse of the breathtaking view.
The eye-shaped hole of the stairs volume
View of the stairs leading to the attic
A double-height entryway features both stairs and an elevator which lead to the elevated main level. The stairway design echoes the exterior siding.
Open wood stairs allow light to pass between levels.
Duratherm windows paint the black brick wall of the staircase with sunlight.
Hope restyled the interiors to give the property an honest, contemporary feel.
stair with storage units below

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.