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Stair Ideas & Inspiration

Explore inspiring stair ideas that will drastically make your home more efficient & appealing.

A home that used reclaimed wood as balusters and creates a cozy reading room under the stairs

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10 Unique Ways to Use the Space Under Your Stairs

Wish you had just a little more extra space? There’s one spot in your house you’ve probably overlooked that has tons of potential: the space under the stairs. Whether you’re looking to add more storage or to create a special little nook, here are 10 genius under-stairs ideas.

Stencil Ideas for Stair Risers

Take your staircase from ho-hum to sensational with these attractive options for stenciled risers.

Add Wine Storage Under the Stairs

Use dead space under a stair case to keep wine at the ready

Paint Ombre Stair Risers


Dress Up Stair Risers With Vinyl Decals

Peel-and-stick a new look onto a tired staircase with no long-term commitment

13 Imaginative Painted Stair Ideas

Add style, color, and impact to your staircase with these beautiful painted stair ideas.

Repurposing Vintage Newel Posts

Learn how to use the vintage wooden posts to support a new staircase, prop up a counter, or dress up an entryway.

6 Grand Staircase Design Ideas

These staircase design ideas can transform the character of your home.