Monthly Archives: October 2014

Mezzanine floor spiral staircases

Mezzanine floor spiral staircases

Mezzanine floors have long been used in retail units and warehouses, but they are now becoming increasingly more popular in houses and apartments. A great quality of mezzanine floors is that they allow you to create more floor space, without the financial investment and time-consuming work required to extend a property.

Enhance your home with a mezzanine floor.

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5 great reasons to choose a spiral staircase

5 great reasons to choose a spiral staircase

If you are thinking of having a loft extension or are planning on re-designing the upper floor of your home, you will need to think carefully about access. Although you could just opt for your average staircase, you may find it far more beneficial to build a spiral staircase instead. Why? You can find out by reading our five great reasons to choose a spiral staircase below.

Spiral staircases can help you make the most of your living space.

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Design inspiration for your spiral staircase

Design inspiration for your spiral staircase

Spiral staircases have been one of this year’s biggest home design trends, but there is still plenty of time for you to jump on the bandwagon! With an ability to save space, beautify rooms and add value to your home, there are so many great reasons why spiral staircases are the perfect choice for your living space. You can even get creative with bespoke designs that add a unique touch to your home.

If you are looking to build a spiral staircase that is a little different from your average design, check out our ideas below for inspiration.
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The new “stainless steel” Flexinox handrail system

The new “stainless steel” Flexinox handrail system

Are you looking for the perfect handrail system for your spiral staircase? It’s likely that you have found it to be quite a difficult task, but luckily for you we have the ideal product in the new stainless steel Flexinox handrail system.

Traditionally stainless steel handrails for spiral staircases were hard to manufacture and fit.

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Gamia Spiral Stairs

Gamia Spiral Stairs

We have been proud to sell Gamia Spiral Stair Kits for a number of years. Gamia have established themselves as of the best names in spiral staircases – and they have a range designed to suit all requirements and budgets. The Gamia range is our biggest selling brand of spiral staircase, with over 12,000 sold in the UK since we started stocking them. The Gamia range of spiral stairs have been designed for the UK market, with the correct spindle and tread spacings for the UK.

The Gamia range is manufactured by Misterstep in Italy to the very latest European Standards and the Gamia range comes with comprehensive, step-by-step DVD-ROM build instructions, plus a clear set of written instructions if you don’t have access to a DVD player.
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An ABC of Spiral Stairs

An ABC of Spiral Stairs

A is for Accessibility – Spiral stairs and space saving stairs enable access where room is too small for traditional stairs.

B is for Baluster/Spindle – the vertical member, plain or decorative, that acts as the infill between the handrail and baserail.

C is for Continuous Handrail – using straight lengths of handrail connected to handrail fittings and ramps, the handrail flows over the tops of newel turnings creating a continuous run of handrail.
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Maintaining your spiral stairs

Maintaining your spiral stairs

Your new spiral staircase looks great – and we want you to keep it that way. The good news is that they require little attention to keep it at its best. A few moments spent checking and maintain your spiral staircase will help to ensure it not only stays looking at its best but it also functions at its best too.

After your spiral staircase has been fitted mark the following dates on your calendar and then simply action these simple steps to help you keep your new spiral staircase in tip top condition.
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