- by Kathy
Not only are they functional and very necessary, but wooden staircase designs are also beautiful, intriguing, and inspiring. Some of them are so exquisite, they are considered art. For this reason, many home designers and builders use staircases to create awe-inspiring detail in the home. Found in entryways and homes from all over, these divine staircases will elevate your spirits and your imagination.
Image: Mark Brand Architecture
This stairway is made for grand, sweeping entrances. Complete with elegantly carved spindles and wainscoting, this traditional staircase is breathtaking.
Designed with a modern aesthetic, these wooden stairs have been finished off with floor-to-ceiling pickets.
Image: Charles Cunniffe Architects
Rich, dark wood and glass panels come together on this elegant spiral staircase to create a stunning visual.
Image: International Custom Designs
Designed with elegant balusters, these stairs have an extra-wide entry that lends a certain presence to this architectural feature.
Image: Koch Architects, Inc.
Made with large pieces of wood, these chunky stairs remain true to the rugged design of the home.
Image: Sutton Suzuki Architects
Magnificently designed, these noble stairs possess a graceful curve that lends them dignity and presence.
Image: En2 Development Corp
Oh-so modern, this contemporary staircase combines simple wooden risers with glass and metal to create a unique look.
Image: Paula Grace Designs, Inc.
Nothing is as luxurious as a double staircase. Finished with a gleaming handrail and cast iron spindles, this beautiful staircase leaves a lasting impression.
Image: Michael Abrams Limited
Traditional in style, this charming staircase features wooden risers and decorative touches made from cast iron.
Image: David Johnston Architects
A light finish lends these stairs a modern look. When combined with an ultra-contemporary banister, these wooden stairs become very striking indeed.
Image: Oak Hill Iron
Elegant and graceful, this spiral staircase possesses an intricate, artsy rail that’s reminiscent of fine metal sculpture.
Image: Gardner Mohr Architects LLC
Even in a house full of such beautiful detail, these stairs still demand attention. Fashioned with carved decorative pieces, these impressive stairs do not disappoint.
Image: WL Bars & Interiors
Lovely and ornate, these stairs have been designed to include handsome wainscoting and cast iron spindles.
Image: PCM Builders
Crafted with a curved and undulating stair rail, these beautiful stairs are unique in every way. From the curved risers to the horizontal balusters, these stairs are truly captivating.
Image: Solaris Inc.
Found in a very sophisticated home, these exquisite stairs have been designed with a gentle curve, which brings attention to the oval-shaped entry.
Image: Chadbourne + Doss Architects
Left open for clean sight lines, these simple wooden stairs maximize space, making this narrow entry feel larger.
Image: Toblesky- Green Architects
Delicate and beautiful, this graceful double stairway serves as the focal point for this majestic home.
Image: Siller Treppen
A conversation piece for sure, this unique modern staircase adds architectural detail and a touch of class to this home.
Image: Matthias Haker Photography
Bold wooden risers offer contrasting color and a bit of warmth to this concrete stairway.
Image: Moon Bros Inc
Gorgeously designed to take advantage of a breathtaking view of the garden below, these stairs are just fabulous.
From modern to traditional, wooden staircases come in all styles, sizes, colors, and shapes. Created with great skill and technique, these staircases are truly masterpieces and serve as inspiration to anyone who wants to create a grand entrance or focal point in their home.
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