The balustrading system of a staircase is the major artery of the stairs, it is made up of handrail, spindles, base rail and newels and encloses one or both sides of a staircase.
There are many types of balustrade and with renovation can totally transform the appearance of your stairs. We can clad your existing stair treads and stringers to make them look like solid timber, we can change the size and shape of the bottom step to create a grander appearance, the newel and handrail positions can be changed.
All of our handrails, base rails and newels are selected from high quality kiln dried timber to suit your requirements, or hand made to measure when required. We purchase all materials before starting any job to ensure thorough quality control and to make sure all materials are in perfect condition for the commencement of your project.
Glass balustrading reflects light and space into your home, we use trusted suppliers of specialised toughened glass that is precisely templated to your staircase. Once we have fitted your new handrail, base rail and newels we then make templates from plywood to ensure an absolute perfect fit for your glass. You have a choice of thicknesses in glass, and whether it is one solid piece or several sections, with or without brackets. There are many ways to create an innovative focal point that has an astonishing first impression.
Metal balustrades are luxurious and striking, they are versatile in that they work extremely well with a modern contemporary or traditional décor. Whether its simple and sleek steel or ornate and detailed brass or wrought iron we can help you create a staircase like no other. You can have metal hand rails, base rails, spindles and newels if you choose, in whatever combination of materials you wish.
Brackets and ironmongery
There is a vast choice of handrail brackets, newels caps, baluster brackets and handrail end caps to choose from to compliment the look you want to achieve. See below for inspiration.