Mark English Architects, AIA
Architects & Designers
stair contemporary-staircase


in Collaboration with Geoffrey De Sousa, Interior Designer

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February 8, 2013
adavisholland wrote:
Love the banister. Where would one go to purchase that or have it made?
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Mark English Architects, AIA
This was custom made in collaboration with a glazier.
    Bookmark   February 8, 2013 at 12:34PM
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Thanks so much.
    Bookmark   February 8, 2013 at 3:13PM
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September 14, 2011
maineacbon wrote:
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Michael Tauber Architecture
That glass does indeed need to be tempered per code.
    Bookmark   September 14, 2011 at 6:14PM
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Mark English Architects, AIA
Yes, tempered.
    Bookmark   August 22, 2012 at 11:54AM
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John Hill added this to Beautiful Stairs: Safety Meets Style
A number of stairs on Houzz use glass as full walls at stairs. Here the glass extends from floor to floor; note the detail where the glass is pinned to the edge of the floor.

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