• Canopy over the porch of metal
    Design and decoration

    Metal porch and visors: light protection

    Entrance group is a special part of the house facade. It doesn’t just perform certain function, but also decorates the house exterior. When planning how to make a metal porch with your own hands, most housemasters think primarily about the protection of the front door and entrance area. Such canopy must be strong, durable, affordable and easy to install. And, of course, every house owner wants that the street staircase and porch turn out beautiful. Advantages of metal staircase and porch Today, external metal staircases and canopies are often found not only in the administrative and commercial buildings, but also in the private houses. They have many advantages: bearing structure…

  • Accessories

    Metal railings for safety and comfort

    To ensure the safety of movement, porch and indoor stairs are equipped with metal railings. Railings made of stainless steel, ferrous metal or light aluminum is one of the most popular and surest ways to restrict the space of staircase. They can have various prices. Combining the aesthetics of original decor item and functionality of auxiliary structure, staircases made of stainless steel, cast iron or aluminum enjoy the deserved popularity among the customers and masters. Can you make such railings with your own hands? Even the beginners can manufacture simple metal structures. Provided with simple tools, you can create an original and reliable structure. If you have a domestic or…

  • Metal Stairs

    Metal treads for the stairs

    Beautiful appearance of the staircase doesn’t always mean that it is comfortable and safe, while these two properties are considered the most important while designing the stairs. The structures can be called harmonious, if the comfortable steps are combined with a great pitch of the staircase and its safety. Metal steps possess all these qualities. Distinctive characteristics of metal treads Metal steps are more suitable for the street porch. However, if the design of a premise allows, they look great in the private houses and two-level apartments. Differences of the metal steps for the porch from the treads made of other materials: Metal is the most durable material for the…

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    Metal railings: types, production and requirements

    The main task of metal stair railings is to guarantee the safety of every person living in the house with a staircase. Climbing the staircase is often uncomfortable for the children or older people. Therefore, in this case, the structures must be equipped with special devices. Besides, stair railings are one of the main stylistic elements of the structure: they create integrity, and its finishing demonstrates stylistic directions of the entire article. Apart from metal, stair railings can be made of wood (however, they are not so widely popular). Where are the restrictions on the metal stairs applied? Wooden railing is a bad solution for external stairwells. Such metals as…

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    Metal handrails: features and advantages

    Handrails and railings are the compulsory elements of any staircase, whose primary function is ensuring the safety. Despite their purpose, these elements must also meet the aesthetic requirements. What stair railings meet both demands? Metal railings: aesthetics and safety Railings can be found in any premises with the stairs, and most city residents face them daily. You can see the stairs at work, in the shops, in the offices of different organizations, and even in some houses. From a constructive standpoint, the main thing about the staircase is comfort: this applies to the steps and handrails. However, the main function of railings is to protect the person from falling down…

  • Types of materials

    Channels and angles: the manufacture of stair framework

    One of the most expensive stages of house building is the construction of in-house and inter-floor stairs. The cost of laying a frame, installation of steps and decorative elements depends on the size and materials used. However, the final price for the installation of stairs is often very high. Therefore, many prefer to build them on their own. Simplicity of metal stairs The simplest and the most reliable materials is metal framework, which is made of angle, channel, shaped tube or profile. The simplest and the most common constructions are the stairs from the angle and channel, which can be decorated with plasterboard or wooden panels. However, you can also…

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    Welded stairs – reliability and durability

    Construction of a house with an attic, cellar or second floor requires the obligatory construction of the building, which would provide cozy and comfortable intercommunication between the floors. One of the most accessible, but at the same time reliable and elegant models is a welded construction (presented in the photo). You can order the product at the market price; however, the hand-made stairs will cost much less. How many types of welded models are there? There are several variants of metal stairs for the houses and buildings, which differ not only in their purpose, but also in the manufacturing technology. Different types of welded models are represented in the photo.…

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    Forged stairs: noble curl

    The design of the ladder to the second floor is essential for the harmonious ensemble of home interior. It defines whether the space will be perceived as a single artistic composition. Or perhaps, the house owners will want to make it the main element of interior, which will attract the attention of their visitors. Anyway, if you are the owner of the country house, mansion or a large two-level apartment, you should give serious consideration to the stairs to the second floor. Many prefer such construction as forged stairs. This is not surprising, as they have many advantages and look perfect. To confirm this, you should only look at the…

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    Metal stairs in the modern interior

    Today, metal constructions are mostly used in designing the indoor stairs. This is particularly linked to the strength of material that allows minimizing the space occupied by this element of interior. Steel permits to bend the marches, reduce the size of inter-march platforms and fit the stairs into any interior. The photos of such stairs in the interior fascinate with their beauty. Types of metal stairs Private construction appreciates the advantages of two- and three-story cottages. Of course, such house can’t do without stairs. According to their purpose, they are divided into: inter-level; stairs for the technical rooms (attic or cellar); auxiliary (in the baths or swimming pools). Stairwells between…

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    Iron stairs: design characteristics of the products

    Staircase constructions, made of metal (in particular, metal stairs) are the most common type of buildings, installed in the modern apartments with several floors and in the country houses. Such constructions are attractive not only due to their reliability and practicality. You can easily make them with your own hands. Due to the modern technologies and design solutions, metal stairs to the second floor will look very harmoniously in any interior and highlight the general style of your house. Main benefits of the iron stairs If you decided to build the iron stairs with your own hands (or, on the contrary, order it from the workshop), you must consider the…

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    Steel stairs — perfect price/quality ratio

    Stairs have long ceased to be a simple necessity. Today, they are the most notable object of interior. They can be made of different materials — wood, glass, steel or concrete. Every owner has the right to choose the material for building the stairs, its design and purpose. Stainless steel stairs — aesthetics and practicality Today, stainless steel stairs become more and more popular. This interior object looks unusual, fresh and original. The installation of stainless steel stairs will help you refine the room, making it original and memorable. You can develop the design on your own or turn to the qualified specialists who will consider every detail. Stainless steel…

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    Metal stairs: light and durable

    Stairs are the main attribute of the multi-level construction. Multistory buildings, mansions and private accommodations can’t do without this important detail. Stairs are the decoration of the premise interior. To provide the safety of movement of adults and children, the area of the stairs must be spacious and not hamper the movement. Steps must have an anti-slip surface coating. Frame material determines the strength and service life of construction. How to make elegant stairs at home? Property owners often want to create the decorative and exclusive stairs in their homes. They want to stress or highlight certain details. In this case, designers create a perfect element, design an individual sketch…