Upgrading our curtains

Upgrading our curtains

5 Benefits of Stainless Steel Staircase Balustrades

by Felecia Banks

A flight of stairs with stainless steel balustrades stands out and looks extremely sleek. The gleaming and luxurious appeal of stainless steel gives plain staircases some character. Stainless steel is a preferred metal for many exterior and interior fittings in various homes. In addition to its durability, safety should be a top priority when choosing the best balustrades for your staircase. Continue reading for five benefits of stainless steel balustrades. 

Easily Blends With Other Material

Stainless steel balustrades blend in with different types of decor. Whether you have classic or contemporary decor, steel complements any home decor. If your furniture is made with wood, your stainless steel balustrade will blend in with your home decor. They're a timeless option that will last through the years.


When it comes to staircase balustrades, you need a material that will hold firm, even when a lot of weight is pressed upon it. You don't want it to give way under a lot of pressure. Wood could potentially break while other materials may bend under pressure. However, stainless steel holds out great and will have a long lifespan. Stainless steel has a tensile strength, which is its ability to withstand strain without bending, breaking or being deformed. 


Stainless steel balustrades are cost-effective. They are easy to install since they don't have any special requirements. Also, during the construction process, the material is easy to handle. In terms of cost, the material is also quite affordable, which is another benefit for your budget. Stainless steel is also cost-effective to maintain. 


Regardless of the finishing, whether high gloss or brushed matte, stainless steel is delightfully appealing when used as a balustrade. The combination of strength and beauty makes it an appealing material for a balustrade. It gives your home a contemporary feel to any application or design, whether it's used for interior or exterior staircases. 


Since stainless steel is quite easy to install, it allows you a lot of flexibility. The balustrades can be bent or shaped in any desired shape by heating it. A great designer can use stainless steel to develop a flawless, smooth balustrade even with the most complex or unique staircase types. Whether you have straight or spiral staircases, you can enjoy a sleek and functional staircase.

When choosing a balustrade, strength should be a top priority. Stainless steel will provide a secure and aesthetically appealing staircase balustrade that combines safety with functionality. 


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Upgrading our curtains

We have just bought a new house, and the guy who lived here before us smoked in the house for close to 40 years. The first thing I knew we had to change as soon as we moved in was the curtains, because I can't bear the smell of stale smoke. I looked around at a few different options and settled on some beautiful cream curtains with a delicate pattern and a blackout backing so that the dawn doesn't wake me each morning. This blog explains some different stylish options for window coverings for your home, including curtains and blinds.