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Case Studies - Pine cut string stair with chamfered balustrades.


REF: 5575-sykes

3D Model;

Specification;

  • Strings - Pine, Partially cut string
  • Treads - MDF (22mm)
  • Risers - Plywood (9mm)
  • Posts - Pine, Chamfered (90x90mm)
  • Post Tops - Pine, Pyramid Caps
  • Spindles - Pine, Stop Chamfered (41x41mm)
  • Handrail - Oak, Signature Profile (41mm Groove)
  • Bottomrail - Pine (41mm Groove)

Plan;

Notes;

This staircase has cut string on the right hand side as walking up on the 2nd and 3rd strings as can be seen on the pictures and 3D.
Cut string stairs have the strings cut away on the side so that the treads protrude past the string and the spindles sit on top of the treads.

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Customer Feedback

They’re very functional, i.e. you can easily and safely walk up and down them! Actually, they really do look great and are a great opening statement on the way into the flat. - Tim & Sarah Sykes

REF: 5575-sykes

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Construction Methods:

All layouts of staircases can be constructed in different ways which will effect the final finish, these include:

  • Open riser construction; this is where the risers are left open with either a timber strip or metal bar built in to comply to regulations.
  • Cut string construction; where the sides of the strings are cut away so the treads can be seen, this can either be done in a modern or traditional way.

Materials:

The materials used on your staircase will have a dramatic effect on how they look, most stairs will use the following materials.

  • Pine; all our stairs are manufactured from high quality furniture grade pine, we do not use any whitewood.
  • White Oak; we can manufacture all or part(s) of your staircase from premium White Oak, to give that stunning finish.
  • Glass; we offer stairs with glass balustrade, either as small panels or large panels, secured with brackets or by embedding with a groove.