Modern stair in the right setting is often unrivaled in terms of its beauty and ultimate wow factor. There is perhaps no greater center piece in the home, or outside it for that matter. Modern staircase design doesn’t always have to mean cutting edge – for those staircases that push the bounds of design and perhaps are ‘before their time, take a look at our Contemporary Staircases. Modern stair usually originates from traditional materials and shapes, they just bring design into the 21st century.
When we think of modern staircases and their design, we think of a stable, feature – simple yet powerful in its design and of course finish. Clean lines are often key and with the right design and engineering skills working together in unison, the possibilities can be nearly endless. Not all modern stairs need big open spaces to stand out. The use of glass in particular can make a space seem much bigger than it is and can often make a modern staircase appear less imposing than perhaps other materials.