487 carved grand staircase Stories

Carve Out a Neat Little Nook
"to be "carved out" of an area that would otherwise be bookshelves. As someone with... in the staircase is extremely dangerous for kids?? A broken neck is not the kind of..."
Grand Entry Elements: Newel Posts Past and Present
"curved staircase was the only feature in the entire house worth keeping. Typically... hand-carved Moroccan doors while living in Morocco for 3 years. We incorporated... graced the grand balustrade of the mansion, which descended from the second floor balcony... of our staircase rebuilt to widen the steps there (the builder had left an awkward... a lit staircase is the best part. My next house will feature these newels on the..."
My Houzz: Step Inside a Grand 1800s Victorian
"House, a grand and historic 1883 Victorian residence in Terrell, Texas, listed on the... such a grand historical home was purchased by a couple who had the taste, resources... about this grand home. The present owners have done an outstanding job of renovating and... such a grand scale. Bravo its amazing. I forgot to mention the exterior couldn't be... and the staircase too. "I'm from Texas, where we like our homes to be new," Nancy..."
Regency Style Shows Interiors a Grand Time
"THAT was grand design. Love this ornamented style. Love the woodwork, the color, the... the more grand designs of the day. Elaborate chandeliers were also popular — this one... carry carvings in fanciful motifs, such as the leg of a lion tapering to a single..."
My Houzz: Grand Openings for a Dallas Ranch
"antique carved teak; art: Aaron Parazette A previously closed-off bar area now connects... elegant and grand, with an antique table, a Baccarat chandelier and ivory toile textiles..."
Making an Entrance Grand
"final staircase; each part of the journey is a unique experience. This entry courtyard..."
Make the Most of Your Entryway
"have a grand staircase or a tiny front hallway, you can maximize your home's entryway... room or a grand staircase dedicated to inviting guests in. Other homes, like my 1940s... a baby grand or so precious as belonging to a very, very serious and talented musician... entry. The staircase itself is traditional in feel, a contrast to the very modern table... beautiful wood staircases that should be shown off. I love how the two lamps brighten this..."
Set Staircases Racing With a Striped Stair Runner
"with a grand stairway decked out with a funky striped runner. I like to think of... staircases as large-scale pieces of furniture in need of upholstering. And what better... than a staircase? Stair runners are excellent for injecting color and pattern into... cranny of a staircase, with the carpet affixed to the tread, around the nose, and to the... have a staircase in need of a runner, stripes are a great way to go...."
Staircase Backs Rise to the Challenge
"back of a staircase as fetching as the front? Try architectural embellishments, creative... Spiral Staircase I Staircase and Windows Spiral Staircase II All available with... double grand curved stair cases. Absolutely lovely. This collection of staircases... like a grand British Colonial plantation house. Thanks for sharing. Charmean Nice... first staircase I would faint. I'm deathly afraid of height and those steps makes..."
The Up and Down of It: Staircases as a Focal Point
"amazing staircases, you'll be filled with inspiration to make your own staircase a... unique. Staircases are architecturally necessary. But does that mean that they have... life. Staircases can set the tone for a room. They can be dramatic, dynamic and... A grand staircase which highlights an unusual architectural feature such as this... rustic staircase. The traditional sweeping shape of this staircase is sharply contrasted..."
Contractor Tips: Step Up to a Safe, Stylish Staircase
"A staircase is a simple and elegant way for people to move between floors. The layout... existing staircase? (Five feet wide, fastened (?) by walls, no bannister.) Thank... balusters. Staircases are one of my favorite design features. I just have to share more... foot wide staircases and hope to be replacing the areas that meet them with hardwood... apply staircase runners and faux finish the riser/tread margins. I have seen it..."
Spindle
"often carved rod supports a handrail or a furniture piece's frame... rod in staircases and furniture. (It is also a tapered stick used to twist fibers... can be carved into it. The spindle shown here is threaded like a screw. Spindles support... sweeping staircase look. Spindles are also used on furniture, such as beds, cribs and... this staircase has boat cleats and rope for a nautical look. The handrail is supported..."
Design Details: Neat Little Niches
"Carve Out a Spot for Anything and Everything... of this staircase keep books close at hand for impromptu story time. Get creative with... odern-staircase- http://www.houzz.com/photos/145701/Staircase-modern-staircase- I..."
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