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Elsie Street contemporary-staircase

Elsie Street

The steel, glass and wood stair case cuts through all four stories.

Rien van Rijthoven.

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October 13, 2014
G Mad wrote:
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It's called a Rex Wall Scconce:
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January 7, 2014
netzaper wrote:
what kind of wood is the steps
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The steps is ash...
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August 21, 2013
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It's a square steel bar and yes they are oak floors.
    Bookmark   August 21, 2013 at 7:49PM
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April 1, 2013
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Don't paint it if it's stainless steel, or don't make it out of stainless if it's going to be painted. It's the stainless that's going to be much more costly than the powder coating.
1 Like    Bookmark   April 1, 2013 at 11:39AM
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I'm sorry it's actually brushed aluminum that they will be making them out of. Does this make a difference?
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February 7, 2013
jkaloge wrote:
How are the treads attached to the stringers?
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Muhammad Firmansyah
The material used?
    Bookmark   January 2, 2014 at 10:30PM
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for the treads? ash
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March 12, 2012
nainamahale wrote:
what is the size of the stringer used? It would be awesome if you could share this info...Thanks!
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I couldn't tell you even if I happened to remember it off the top of my head... you will have o talk to your structural engineer to size it for you. Each stair is different and the stringer will depend on the span and your local codes. Good Luck!
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November 27, 2011
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No, it's all made of flat bars, angles and C channels. It is powder coated though.
    Bookmark   November 27, 2011 at 11:13AM
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yes i also thought of c channel ,flat bars and 2 x2 angle bars at first..i ask this beca. ive been amazd to stairs using only steels...tnx
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John Hill added this to Level Changes: Defining Spaces
The center of this three-story townhouse on a steep site in San Francisco uses a level change of a few steps to break down the open living space. In the position of the camera is the living-dining area, and up the steps is the kitchen and an adjacent family room. This change in level is a natural fit with the flow of the house.
Lisa Frederick added this to Home Styles: Split Personality
These stairwells also incorporate glass panels, but the heavy black railings give them a completely different spin. The dark color helps to define the expanse of space.

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TOWNHOUSE PLAN “The steel, glass and wood stair case cuts through all four stories. Rien van Rijthoven.” “The center of this three-story townhouse on a steep site in San Francisco uses a level change of a few steps to break down the open living space. In the position of the camera is the living-dining area, and up the steps is the kitchen and an adjacent family room. This change in level is a natural fit”
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