Stair Design

basement stair design

Basement stairs with no square angles

We are very happy to share this challenging basement stair project, completed by Scott Saxon in the USA. Scott used our StairFile service, along with the free version of StairDesigner, to complete…

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half turn stair case study

Half turn stair design for irregular stairwell

We are extremely grateful to Hervé Martin for sending in this wonderful story of his stair design journey, finishing with a beautiful ash and cherry half turn stair, made to fit a…

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how to build stairs

Making stairs: key design considerations

Preparing your project Whilst incredibly rewarding, making stairs is challenging and mistakes invariably costly. Before throwing yourself into StairDesigner to input your stair parameters and design preferences, and then output your manufacturing…

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stair design art

The art of stair design

we’d like to introduce you to one of our StairDesigner customers, Konrad from CAMFORM in Poland, who has been using our software since October 2020.

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Helicoidal stair design

Helicoidal stair design using horizontal laminates for the stringboards

It’s great to hear about the projects our customers are working on. In this case, Wood Designer was happy to assist Philippe Bonneau with his stair project that included horizontal laminates for…

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stairdesigner libraries update

StairDesigner Quick Design libraries update: what’s new?

If you want to get the very best out of StairDesigner, it must be used in conjunction with the Quick Design libraries. These libraries include a large range of configurable design and…

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suspended stair design

Suspended stair design and download

StairDesigner offers great design flexibility. This project example is a suspended stair. It’s created with metal bannisters supporting the stair flight and securing it to the well hole. These same bannisters act…

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newel post design

Newel post design and manufacturing in StairDesigner

StairDesigner is able to handle the different types of newel posts you would typically need in any stair project. It also allows for precise positioning control, firstly in the standard settings you…

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