One of the most common methods to giving your staircase another layer of class and modernity is by installing balusters. Perfectly designed and stylish balusters can help in changing the look of your staircase, giving you a new fresh appeal. However, choosing the right baluster can be a problem for you. There are plenty of designs, makes, models and materials to choose from.
To make this process easier for you, we have provided you with some easy tips so you can get the best balusters for your staircase.
Match The Material
This is the first step you should take when it comes to getting those new balusters in your home. Each staircase is different to the other and to get the best match; you have to go with the material that links it all together. Getting steel balusters with a timber staircase will look horrible. The same applies if it vice-versa. Always go for the same material, so you have a link between your new balusters and old staircase.
Go For Your Favourite Design…
There are thousands of different baluster designs out there, coming in all styles, cuts, and models. This is the lengthiest part of the process as you have to narrow down your favourites to find your choice. And always go for your prime choice. There is nothing worse than settling for something that is going to look terrible or doesn’t make you happy. Getting your favourite baluster will bring your staircase to life.
…Or Custom Make It
With staircase professionals like S&A Stairs, you can get custom-made balusters. You don’t have to settle with the options out there if there is something that you have on your mind. Professional staircase makers can design, plan and manufacture a baluster that fits perfectly with your dream design.
Get It Installed
Now, we get to the fun stuff: the installation process. There are two ways you can go about this: install it yourself or get a professional to do it for you. While you can do it yourself, you have to know that there is always a chance that you do it wrong – which is going to cost you more money and time down the line. We recommend always going to a professional, as they can provide you with the complete service. Yes, they might cost you, but what you get in return is worth it.
We hope that these tips helped you with your baluster hunt. If you would like more help on your staircase or want to speak to experts, contact S&A Stairs. We are Melbourne’s favourite staircase professionals.