All posts tagged "Stairs"
5 Products Contractors Need to Know About
Adding value to a project. Making life easier. Using products with payback. These are the three of the top concerns for builders, remodelers and contractors when tackling a project. Five different manufacturers now offer unique products that...
- Posted March 29, 2021
On-Trend Metal Panel Stair Systems Featured in Drees Homes
When Drees Homes decided to participate in the 2020 Parade of Homes in Durham, Orange and Chatham (N.C.) Counties, they wanted to make a big impression. What was needed was a “stand out stairway” inside the 3,619-square foot home....
- Posted January 16, 2021
Swapping Out Balusters: An Easy, Impressive Project
A little change can make a BIG difference. That’s what Liz Roth discovered when she changed out her stairway’s balustrades. Roth, who is sharing her Phoenix home’s renovation on Instagram, turned to L.J. Smith Stair Systems to help...
- Posted January 1, 2021
On-Trend Metal Panel System Available Nationwide From L.J. Smith® Stair Systems
In response to increased interest and demand from builders, L. J. Smith® Stair Systems now offers nationwide availability of the Metal Panel System in the company’s popular Linear Collection. The modern-style pre-assembled panels can now be...
- Posted December 16, 2020
Tips on Decorating Interior Stairways for the Holidays
Greenery? Stockings? Lights? Decorating interior stairway systems can take many forms. This holiday season, as people are quarantined indoors, they can expand decorations beyond the tree and mantel to include unique stairway accents. L.J. Smith Stair Systems,...
- Posted December 1, 2020
Waterfall Style Stairways Surging in Popularity
Sleek and graceful, stairways replicating waterfalls by using Metal Panel Systems are one of the hottest trends in the building industry. Designed with a flowing handrail that ends at the floor, the elegant waterfall system complements contemporary...
- Posted August 27, 2020
“Made in USA Day” Spotlight: L.J. Smith® Stair Systems
On July 2, Made in the USA Day, few stair companies shine as brightly as L.J. Smith® Stair Systems. For 135 years, L.J. Smith has been making hand-crafted stairway system parts, pieces and full systems in our locations throughout America....
- Posted June 30, 2020
2020 Interior Design Trends: Wood Meets Metals
Experts from companies within NOVO Building Products are anticipating a design trend swing that encompasses both wood and metal interior accents in 2020. Prepared to react to changing marketplace demands, leaders within NOVO are gearing up for...
- Posted December 27, 2019
Tip of the Day: Fall-Proof Your Home
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day. http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2016/2016-11-04.mp3
- Posted November 4, 2016
Replacing A Broken Baluster: A Step By Step Guide
Aside from making a stair climb easier and safer, a handsome and sturdy banister (handrail and balusters) can be a decorative centerpiece in any home with stairs. Think about it. Consider the classic movie, Gone With The...
- Posted September 4, 2015