5 World Famous Staircases

From ancient architecture to modern marvels, there are some truly unique staircase designs to admire around the world.  1. Loretto Chapel Staircase, Santa Fe, New Mexico (USA) This ornate spiral staircase holds importance as both an incredible work of carpentry and a historic mystery. The chapel stairs are regarded as a miracle by the Sisters of Loretto because of it was built without nails or a center support and rises twenty feet into the air to reach the choir loft. Another perplexity comes Read more [...]
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Smart Staircase Designs Create Elegant Functionality

Architectural design can generate a visually stunning home. And how a home is composed in terms of aesthetics can alter a person’s emotional response. A house with each room compartmentalized into a small space can cause a claustrophobic feeling. But an open floor plan brings a warm, communal atmosphere. Finding the proper balance between a visually appealing open space and total functionality can be a puzzle to some homeowners. But seen from a designer’s perspective, this challenge proves Read more [...]
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