Considerations for Building a Successful Staircase
Watch award-winning architect Duo Dickinson take an in-depth look at designing and building a beautiful, successful staircase in this webinar.
Sponsored by Feeney
While there are guidelines and regulations to follow when building and designing stairs, it’s not just about code. In this webinar, architect Duo Dickinson breaks down each component of stair design, from treads, railings, and stringers to egress requirements, for a full, in-depth look at building a successful staircase.
In this webinar you’ll learn:
- How to find the sweet spot in rise and run
- The difference between graspable and barrier railings
- How to choose between open vs. closed stringers
- How the use of the staircase should guide your material choices
- Lighting considerations
- Cost options
|Duo Dickinson started making things in 1979, apprenticing at a millwork shop and architectural office. He has had his own architectural practice for over 30 years, and has built almost 900 things. He has written eight books, including The House You Build (The Taunton Press, 2004), and is a staff writer for several web and print publishers, including Hearst.|