Design Class: Open Tread Staircases

June 26, 2017

All stairs which have open risers should be constructed so that a 100mm sphere cannot pass through. This can appear to be constrictive in design terms, however by using a small downstand beneath each riser as shown in the diagram below, you have more options to design the riser you want. The downstand also offers a space for lighting, special finishes or colour:




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