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Staircase Stories: Mr & Mrs Avery

staircases CambridgeshireEvery staircase has a story and from time to time customers share their staircase stories with us. Mr & Mrs Avery are two such customers, a shortened version of their story can be found in our casestudies but details of their full journey could better help you to imagine how the process could work for you. They’ll take you from their first steps of shopping around, the design and installation process, right through to the completed project.

“Hopefully, the text is not too long but we were keen to express just how delighted we were with the whole experience.” – Mr Avery

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Step up & hit the stairs – It’s surprisingly good for you!

Step up stair climbingWe’ve all seen the famous scene of Rocky conquering the seventy-two steps leading to the Philadelphia Museum and it’s widely reported that professional skiers often climb stairs to keep competition-fit. Many models also do the same to keep their legs toned for the catwalk – but how about for the likes of you and I (assuming you aren’t already a Heavy Weight Champion, Professional Skier or Supermodel)? Well it turns out that stair climbing is surprisingly good for us too! Continue reading…

First Impressions Last!

14Whether it’s in your hallway or forms part of your living room, your staircase is usually the first thing people see when they enter your home. Yet, despite this it is often the only part of your home that fails to get that much needed makeover. Continue reading…

To Rebuild or to Renovate, that is the question!

Garswood-10Roald Dahl once recalled: ‘I do have a blurred memory of sitting on the stairs and trying to tie my shoelaces, but that is all that comes back to me of school itself.’

When so much of every day life gets forgotten, staircases are firmly embedded in the memories of us all. Whether it was where we chased our slinky toys or talked on the phone each evening to our first loves, they are more than just a means of transporting ourselves between the floors of our home. Continue reading…