DeForest Architects
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Art House Stair modern-staircase
 

Art House Stair

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September 30, 2012
playa wrote:
I love your stair rail. Who manufactured it for you?
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DeForest Architects
The handrail along the side walls were custom-made by Five Star Metals. www.fivestarmetals.com. The stair itself and steel plate stringer/guardrail was built by a team lead by the general contractor, Roberts Wygal http://robertswygal.com/ John DeForest
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Just beautiful. It looks like fabric in the picture. It's rigid enough? Has it held up well?
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March 6, 2012
GUILHERME RODRIGUES ALVES wrote:
WHAT KIND OF MESH (HOW THICK?) WAS USED AND HOW IS IT SUSTAINED?
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GUILHERME RODRIGUES ALVES
TKS and congratulations for the great and innovative solution.
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Derivi Construction & Architecture, Inc.
What is the size of holes of the perforated steel?
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... the stairs have more opacity. Note that these steps span from the solid steel guardrail in the center of the stair to the adjacent wall, without any intermediate support.
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The architect here created a light-filled stair tower by using thin folded plates of steel to support the perforated metal treads. The folding reinforces the stair assembly and doubles as a guardrail — and makes the stair an art object.

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