Sat Aug. 12, 2017

Company Information

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Our Staircase Manufacturing Company
Artistic Stairs Ltd.

In 1979, Bill Langen founded our staircase manufacturing company in Calgary, Alberta. The company also expanded northward to Edmonton.

Since its inception 35+ years ago, Artistic Stairs has earned an excellent reputation for high quality stairs and handrails in Alberta. Our motto is: “On Time Every Time; Done Right the First Time”.

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Wed Sep. 13, 2017

Modern Staircase Design

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Today, modern staircase design has become a popular trend in homes & offices! Various elements of a modern staircase make each one custom and unique. A staircase is usually the first impression in a home, therefore today, many homeowners and builders are choosing dramatic, impressionable looks that are sure to wow their guests!

The possibilities […]

Wed Aug. 16, 2017

Newel Posts

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Artistic Stairs is set up and ready to manufacture and install everything from warm wood to modern stainless steel newel posts. We offer turned wood posts for a more classic or traditional look that we make right in our manufacturing facility in Calgary. We also have our own metal works division and powdercoating facility for the steel and stainless steel posts.
Tue Aug. 8, 2017

Stainless Steel Railings

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A stainless steel railing system lends a sense of modern sophistication and style to a commercial space or home. Both durable and aesthetically pleasing, our stainless steel stairs railing packages are available in limitless designs and styles, and our innovative team is capable of bringing your unique vision to life.
Tue Aug. 1, 2017

Spiral Staircase

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Spiral Staircase Design
Spiral stairs are used as a secondary access to various levels of your home, to accent newly developed areas and also as a step-savings device making use of minimum square footage and maximum appeal.

Spiral staircases are an elegant space-saver stair where the pie-shaped treads revolve around a single centre column. They are […]

Thu Nov. 10, 2016

Design Styles for Commercial Staircases

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Commercial stairs range in style from classic and traditional to ultra-modern and contemporary. We understand that a commercial staircase sets the scene for a space. No matter the style, we work collaboratively with general contractors, builders, architects, and designers to take commercial buildings to a new level. This week, we discuss design and material […]

Fri Nov. 4, 2016

Turnkey Curved Stairs Installation: Taking You a Step Above

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What is Turnkey Installation?
When designing and delivering curved stairs, our team works to satisfy the unique needs and budget of each customer. This approach includes several installation options, with turnkey installation as our platinum offering. Through this process, our team constructs curved staircases and the complete handrail system in our state-of-the-art facility. The system […]

Tue Oct. 11, 2016

Let’s Go to the Movies: Showcases on Stair Design, Part 2

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A staircase makes a great impact, serving as a focal point and setting the overall scene for its space. With the ability to make such an impression, it is no surprise that custom stair design has played a large role in many films throughout history.  Last week, we featured three iconic staircases from popular […]

Wed Oct. 5, 2016

Let’s Go to the Movies: Showcases on Stair Design, Part 1

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An expertly designed staircase can truly set the scene within a residential or commercial space. In this two-part series, we explore a different type of scene: famous staircases from movie sets.  Join us as we take a look at iconic stairs designed for films throughout history.
Luxury Stair Design in “Gone with the Wind” (1939)
Who […]

Wed Sep. 28, 2016

3 Steps to the Perfect Stair Design

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We often describe a custom staircase as a beautiful piece of furniture, enhancing the design of a home or commercial space. However, as a permanent feature, custom stair design is a complex process with many factors to consider. Understanding the process is key to ensuring the perfect fit while saving both time and money.

First, […]

Thu Sep. 15, 2016

Capabilities in Stair Design for Architects, General Contractors and Home Builders

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In a recent blog post, we discussed our approach to creating a work of art through custom stair design. From design assistance to advanced CAD drawings and 3-D modeling, our industry-leading team works collaboratively with architects, home builders and general contractors to bring unique staircase visions to life. We are committed to client satisfaction in […]

Wed Sep. 7, 2016

Characteristics of Wooden and Metal Balusters – Let us Help You Choose

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With so many design options and materials available, how do you choose the perfect baluster system for your commercial or residential staircase? Whether you are seeking a wooden baluster, rich in traditional style, or an elegant, modern metal baluster, there are many factors to consider. In this post, we will discuss the unique characteristics […]

Mon Aug. 29, 2016

Custom Stairs: We Take Commercial Stairs to the Next Level, Part 2

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Last week, we discussed our team’s extensive experience and capabilities in commercial stairs design. This week we continue our custom staircase series by featuring a beautiful commercial project with classic red oak wood accents and genteel metal balusters.

Design. Manufacture. Install.

Our team leverages experience, advanced technology and a robust project management platform to ensure flawless […]

Tue Aug. 23, 2016

Custom Stairs: We Take Commercial Stairs to the Next Level, Part 1

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Last week we discussed the impact custom stairs bring to residential interior design. Our next two posts build on the custom stairs discussion, focusing on staircase design for commercial spaces.

Key Questions Asked in Custom Stairs Design

When we partner with architects and general contractors for commercial custom stair design projects, there are several key questions […]

Wed Aug. 17, 2016

Custom Staircases: Let Us Design Your Work of Art

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What does custom mean to you?  The word “custom” is used to define a superior product, made-to-order and tailored to a customer’s exact specifications. Why is this important in terms of staircase design? It’s simple. Custom stairs serve as much more than a functional element of a home. They are a work of art, […]