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Why a Spiral Staircase Makes a Nice Restaurant Feature

Why a Spiral Staircase Makes a Nice Restaurant Feature

Our latest article discusses the benefits of adding spiral staircases as a feature within restaurants. Spiral staircases are an increasingly popular add-on feature for restaurants; we delve into some of the reasons for this throughout the article.

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Why Italy is so influential in the World of Spiral Staircases

Why Italy is so influential in the World of Spiral Staircases

Although spiral staircases are popular around the world and especially in Europe a country with a special place of significance is Italy. The oldest spiral staircases in the world all originate from Italy, the country today is still a leading architectural influence around the world in spiral staircase design. We explore this history and influence throughout this article.

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Qualities to Look for in Loft Stairs

Qualities to Look for in Loft Stairs

Gaining safe access to loft space through a loft conversion or through adding loft stairs is a real home improvement that home owners feel the benefit of. Not only can it add value to a home, loft stairs are also a much safer option compared to loft ladders and add extra valuable storage area (that’s also out of sight).

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Finishes and Treatments for Spiral Stairs

Finishes and Treatments for Spiral Stairs

In this article we explore the variety of finishes and treatments which are available on our range of spiral staircases, space saver stairs and loft stairs. Designed with customers in mind these finishes and treatments are great for décor and provide highly durable long-lasting staircases too.

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5 Reasons to Install a Spiral Staircase in the Home

5 Reasons to Install a Spiral Staircase in the Home

We write about spiral staircases a lot on this blog, we just love them! We hope you enjoy the variety of articles we bring. In this article we thought we’d provide a simple summary of five of the main reasons to install a spiral staircase at home.

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5 Famous Spiral Staircases Around the World

5 Famous Spiral Staircases Around the World

Here at Spiral Stairs Direct we love spiral staircases and the way they can amazingly transform a building. In this article we look at five famous spiral staircases from around the world and share them with you. Hopefully you’ll enjoy these designs as much as we do.

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Ideal Locations to Install an Exterior Spiral Staircase

Ideal Locations to Install an Exterior Spiral Staircase

If throughout the summer of 2016 you’d like to spend more time outside then perhaps now is the perfect time to install an exterior spiral staircase – or at least start to think about the idea!

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Why Spiral Staircases are an Architectural Fashion Statement

Why Spiral Staircases are an Architectural Fashion Statement

Spiral staircases have been around for centuries and were particularly popular in churches and monasteries. The good news is they are as popular as every today, in this article we discuss some of the reasons why spiral staircases are a twenty first century fashion statement.

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Spiral Staircases – the Importance of Maintenance

Spiral Staircases – the Importance of Maintenance

It’s not a popular thought but sadly as with many household furniture items regular maintenance is important for spiral staircases.

Staircases in particular see a lot of traffic and over the years will suffer from much “wear and tear”. Maintenance is important to keep the spiral staircases looking good, being functionally safe and also to extend its natural lifecycle.

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Spiral Staircases – Great Added Value for Homes

Spiral Staircases – Great Added Value for Homes

Spiral staircases add value to homes in a number of ways, but a main way is through increased functionality and extra convenience to the home owner. Homes with a spiral staircase suffer less people congestion through optimal use of the space available. The majority of visitors will find a spiral staircase aesthetically pleasing and are highly likely to make positive comments as they visit.

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