Seven easy steps to create an elegant staircase

Creating a staircase just the way you want it is now easier than ever. Whatever your personal decorating style or type of home, you'll enjoy turning the stairway that you imagine into a beautiful creation. Our step-by-step process uses examples from our Collections as points of reference to aid your understanding. As you explore design possibilities, we'll help you consider all the available options that we offer.

Step 1 >> Choose an Over-The-Post or Post-To-Post System

Over-The-Post stairways incorporate a continuous handrail that is set atop the newels and balusters for the length of the stair run.
Over-The-Post stairways also offer the opportunity to use a variety of decorative starting fittings as shown below.

Post-To-Post stairways feature a handrail that connects into an upper square block on the newel.

Over-The-Post Starting Options