Category Archives: Stair Budgeting / Prices

How to budget a stair into your new home or remodel project. Pricie ranges of stairs. How styles effect the overall stair price.

Should painted balusters be installed at the same time as the stair or later?

If you are buying a stair with a balusters in a contrasting material, such as painted balusters on an oak stair, a question will likely come up about finishing the stair. Should my painter finish the balusters (loose) and finish the stair,  then … Continue reading

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Custom Wood Stair Treads to Match Your Flooring

Villa Collection by Signature Hardwoods  Elk Grove Village IL Twenty years ago if you wanted hardwood flooring, it was pretty much limited to “red oak 2-1/4″ strips”.  Today we can choose from imported tropical hardwoods, and engineered flooring from laminates to bamboo, … Continue reading

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Staircases for Small Spaces

There are a number of stairs that will get you from one level to next while using very little floor space.   Here are the options along with the space needs, cost and ease of use. A spiral stair is a … Continue reading

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Controlling Stair Costs

A common question I hear is “how much does a stair cost?”. Budgeting for Stairs The price range of stairs is very large; from a pine boxed stair for a basement – a few hundred dollars, all the way up to … Continue reading

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Budgeting For Stairs

Budgeting For Stairs When you are planning your construction project, it will be good to know how much to allow for your stairs. There is a strong relationship between the total value of a house and the amount spent on the … Continue reading

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Costs of Stairs by Shape; Curved to Straight and everyshape in between

Costs of Stairs by Shape;  Curved to Straight and Every shape in Between A common question I hear is “how much does a stair cost”? Both the shape of the stair and the footage of the balustrade will set the price … Continue reading

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