dSPACE Studio Ltd, AIA
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Outdoor Lounge & Sun Deck contemporary-deck

Outdoor Lounge & Sun Deck

Built-in seating with unique illuminating stair risers.

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August 26, 2013
hodderhouse wrote:
What did you use for your step risers and how did you backlight them?
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dSPACE Studio Ltd, AIA
The stair riser is made with frosted plexiglass and the area behind the riser is painted white to help diffuse the light evenly throughout the whole riser. In this case, the stair riser detail was constructed pre-LED everything and the light source utilized here is a custom made cold-cathode fixture. For a project like this today you may wish to consider LED. Both LED and Cold Cathode are energy efficient with extremely long lamp life. Good luck with your projects - dSPACE Studio

dSPACE Studio's portfolio of work can been seen at www.dspacestudio.com
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TylerCo was asked to write an article for Int’l Surface Fabricators Association’s magazine, “Countertops & Architectural Surfaces”. The article details how to backlight translucent surfaces, the digital version of the magazine is online at http://www.tylercoinc.com/news.html
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