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Strings

Strings are the structural members of a staircase which run longitudinally from top to bottom, generally they are at the sides of a staircase and provide the main structural strength of the staircacse.

TYPES OF STAIR STRINGS

  • STANDARD STRING
  • CUT STRING
  • INVERTED CUT STRING
  • MONO STRING
  • STRINGLESS (CANTILEVER TYPE)

STANDARD STRING

Standard Strings can be used in conjunction with all types of Treads and Risers allowing a variety of styles to be achieved from traditional through to modern.

CUT STRING 

Cut Strings allow the profile of the Treads and Risers to be seen from the side of the staircase. Depending on style of tread and riser used both classic and contemporary styles can be achieved.

INVERTED CUT STRING

This is a modern twist on the cut string style.

MONO STRING

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Modern open tread stairs.

This modern style stairs can be constructed in both timber and steel.

STRINGLESS OR CANTILEVERD

Staircase Ideas UK

Minimalist cantilevered staircase with floating glass balustrade

Also known as floating stairs or floating tread staircases these modern designs are the ultimate in minimalist construction.

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