14 Staircase Stone Tread Metal Railing Design Photos And Ideas

Collection Natural Textures, designed by Joan Lao Design studio for Barcelona Rugs.
The columns fan out at the top, with one overlapping the next to created a layered, canopy-like roof.
Plastered walls were scraped to reveal generations of patina.
Restored elements include stucco and stonework that date back to the 12th century.
The pillars are built of Douglas fir, while the sturdy footings are made from aircraft aluminum.
mini kitchen
The mahogany-paneled vestibule features gently angled stairs that rise to the living area, which boasts an impressive atrium.
Existing wooden stair transformed into a steel/cement plate stair

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.