From contemporary to traditional styles, we have a stair system to suit every home and décor. A new stairway can change the whole look and feel of your home, but deciding which style to choose can be a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be. In this blog we take you through our different stair systems and styles so you have all the information to find the perfect design for your home.
For modern and minimalist style homes we recommend our Immix®, Elements® and Fusion® collections, featuring our latest trend led stair balustrade designs. Moving away from the traditional wooden staircase, we have a variety of different finishes, from glass to metal, offering a more up to date look.
A stunning combination of white oak handrails and sleek gun-metal connectors, bringing a distinctive minimalist elegance to any home. Not only that, Immix® glass panels create a feeling of extra space and light. Immix® works well in both small and large interiors as the glass panels brighten up the area, expanding your space.
Elements® features a choice of metal balusters or glass panels. The combination of a classic wooden rail and the contemporary metal balusters or glass panels is the perfect choice for a traditional staircase look with a modern twist.
Our award-winning Fusion® range is a wonderful way to add a contemporary twist to a traditional property or enhance the look and feel of a minimalist interior. Featuring stylish fittings in a choice of brushed nickel or chrome finishes. Available in pine or oak as well as a choice of glass or oak, complementing your existing décor is easy.
For traditional homes, select our Heritage, Classic or Trademark collections. They offer a classic look that would fit in with every home’s décor. Moving away from ever changing trends, these collections will never go out of style.
The real attraction of Heritage white oak is in the detail of the craftsmanship. Each component has been carefully designed with quality, safety and durability in mind, yet like all enduring designs, Heritage spindles and newels look fabulous in any setting.
Traditional in style with a hint of modern sophistication our Classic collection is beautifully crafted using the finest natural materials. With rich and warm mellow tones of straight grained white oak, it’s perfect for traditional and modern settings.
Combining great design with exceptional detail, the Trademark collection has something to suit every budget and taste. Emphasis is on the natural beauty of timber with a choice of oak and hemlock to white finish and pine. Mix and match styles to create the ideal look whether modern or traditional with turned or square designs.
Top Factors to Consider Before Renovating your Staircase One of the most integral parts of a home is the staircase, when designing a home the location of the staircase determines the layout of the entire property. The staircase is the central design focus and a new stairway has the ability to transform your home from the aesthetics to the flow in your house. If you are looking to improve your interior space, a stair renovation may be for you. Here are some of the top factors to consider when looking to renovate your stair space. Interior Décor The staircase plays an integral part in enhancing the décor of your property. When you walk into a home your eyes go immediately to the staircase, the centrepiece and central design focus of the home. There is a staircase design to suit everyone, from glass to timber to metal balusters, every homeowner can find a design to match their interior vision. As the staircase is the first part of your home guests see upon entering, it really sets the tone for the décor style of the rest of the house. High Quality A well designed and well maintained staircase and balustrade can last for a lifetime without needing to be replaced. A good quality stair balustrade will ensure fitting is quick to complete and stays in top condition. Adding Value One of the many perks of choosing to renovate your staircase is that you will add a great deal of value to your home, to both the prospective buyers, and the monetary value. An up to date and current stair design will attract possible buyers to your property, increasing the demand and value. Safety Safety should be one of your top considerations when looking to renovate your staircase, it’s important to choose a company that is transparent about the testing and safety credentials their products hold. At Richard Burbidge all of our stair systems are put through a series of rigorous tests and assessments by FIRA, the recognised authorities in timber product testing, ensuring our products stand the test of time and comply with all the necessary domestic building regulations for your safety. We can confidently say our stair systems are top of the range safety. Experts When installing your new stair system make sure to hire a reputable fitter if you are not confident in installing yourself. We are always on hand to provide our expert fitting advice to ensure your stair renovation runs smoothly. No matter the design, the most integral part of any staircase is the quality of both the materials and the parts. Richard Burbidge is the UK’s leading supplier of stair parts, with over 150 years’ experience manufacturing timber products, you can be confident your Richard Burbidge staircase will be a great investment. See our stairparts collections here. Contact our technical team for any advice prior, during or after installation, on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01691 678 212.READ ARTICLE
Richard Burbidge, the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of stair parts, decking accessories and decorative mouldings has relocated its head office to Chirk, North Wales, joining the company’s existing onsite manufacturing and distribution facility. As part of the ongoing development of the company, Richard Burbidge has relocated its office headquarters to join its existing manufacturing and distribution facility in Chirk. The Chirk site forms part of the extensive business history of Richard Burbidge, since it was initially acquired in 1986. The move will improve both the service and quality of products by having all staff in one location, unifying working relationships between all departments, from marketing to distribution, as well as improving efficiency, customer service and delivery. Mouldings Grading Facility Tony Miles, CEO of Richard Burbidge, comments: “The consolidation of all offices to Chirk is a big move and demonstrates just how serious we are about British manufacturing and sustainability. “We are a family business and above all, excellent quality and customer service are our priority. The move is already proving successful, with a unified workforce, improved communication and efficiency. “2020 is a big year for the company with increased marketing and production. Richard Burbidge is proving itself as a leading manufacturer of stair parts, decking accessories and decorative mouldings and this year will see further products being stocked in B&Q stores nationwide.”READ ARTICLE