Are you ready for some cool staircase ideas? You probably go up and down your staircase a dozen or more times a day. Have you ever thought about doing something special to it. The staircase is one more opportunity to give your home your own creative flair. For inspiration, I have a baker’s dozen photos of clever staircase ideas for you.
One of the easiest ways to transform anything is with paint. This holds true for stairs, too. Bare stairs are excellent candidates for creative painting. From color blocking to patterns, the possibilities are endless. You can even jazz up the spindles with paint.
If you are a lover of literature or have a favorite quote, use the risers as a canvas to express yourself. You can let the whole family help choose the book titles or quote for the staircase.
Have fun with your design. Go all out with bold stripes or help the kids learn to count.
You don’t have to be a great artist to make your stairs special. Use decals, wallpaper or stencils to create the look you want. It’s never been easier.
Even if you have carpeted stairs, you can still give it some pizzazz by selecting a carpet that is colorful or patterned. You could also had a splashy stair runner or paint one yourself.
These two I added just because they are so much fun. The rope rail would look fabulous in a beach or lake cottage. (Note: You’d want to make sure it followed building codes and was completely safe.) As for the slide, I’ve always loved them. If I could have this in my home now, it would be up tomorrow!
When decorating your home, don’t overlook the staircase. Just like the ceiling, it’s another opportunity for you to express your personal style. Which of these staircase ideas do you like the best?