A spiral staircase leading to the second floor is one of the most popular designs for indoor and outdoor. The helicoidal steps are a great way to emphasize the style of the room and create a spectacular accent. They should be matched with the home interior. There are many styles – elegant and luxurious, avant-garde and modern, traditional – there is no limit in the imagination. In addition, these stairways can significantly save space, and because of their high decorative value, they are always at the peak of popularity.
Space saving spiral staircase ideas with compact design
The compact and space saving design of central ax stairways combine lightness and durability, and at the same time is an original and unique element of the interior. In limited spaces they are a powerful instrument and they can take as little as 1.5 m of space. A great advantage of the spiral staircase is the lower cost, compared to a traditional one.
Spiral stairways are functional and attractive
These stairs are both functional and attractive. They are suitable for small rooms with low ceilings as the spiral staircase visually increases the height. They add a dramatic effect with the purity of geometry of lines and curves and quite often becomesa focal point of the room. The structure of a spiral staircase includes a central column, with stairs winding around it from bottom to top. Steps and railings can be made of anything – from wood, glass, steel or stone. As an interior or exterior element, their functionality is undeniable as well as the attractive vision.
The material for the stairs will define its strength and durability. However, safety should always be of greatest importance and your Number One factor when choosing the type, the material and the design of the stairway. Compact designs usually feature narrower steps so using railings made of hard wood, metal, glass or stainless steel is always advisable as they provide additional support to the people using the staircase.
A modern stairway made of steel and glass
An attractive ”propeller” staircase leads to the wine cellar
Airy and elegant steps in white
A contemporary staircase as an interior accent
The stairway is the focal point of the interior design
The stairs – a powerful decorating element in the living room