shragat

is the marble staircase constructed from steel or wood?

shragat
29 March, 2016
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Comments (4)

  • PRO
    Des Ewing Residential Architects

    The structure of this staircase is constructed of insitu reinforced concrete.

  • PRO
    Smet Staircases

    These staircases can be manufactured in solid hardwood as well.
    The core would be wooden and we would work together with your stone supplier to make the marble treads & risers after intallation of the stairs.

    For more information do not hesitate to contact us.

    Direct email: sanderc@smetuk.com


    www.smetuk.com

  • shragat

    Wouldn't the weight of the marble cause the staircase to collapse if it were made of wood?

  • PRO
    Smet Staircases

    Attached you can find a picture of one of our staircases that is marble clad.

    By laminating the wooden stringers in a special way, the stairs can hold the weight of the marble. (calculated by structural engineer)

    The Smet team.

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