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World’s Scariest and Steepest Stairs

Ever heard the saying, “it’s not about the destination but the journey”? Well, it couldn’t be more appropriate for these incredible steep and scary staircases located in some of the most spectacular places on Earth. From spiralling mountainside steps toRead More

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MVRDV Viewing Platform Staircase, Netherlands

At Demax, we’re always on the lookout for some staircase inspiration, and we’ve just came across this incredible proposed viewing platform in the Netherlands. Designed by Dutch firm MVRDV, it’s called ‘The SeaSaw’ and it recently won a contest toRead More

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World’s Most Famous Staircases

The humble staircase has been serving man since around 6000 BC. During its illustrious history, it’s been designed in various guises and forms with most offering pure functionality. But some offer that little bit extra. With that in mind, here’sRead More

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Top 5 Abandoned Staircases

In recent years, there has been a celebration of ruins. The fascination that surrounds abandoned buildings has never been more apparent with urban explorers across the globe searching for these forgotten landmarks. A lot of the time, while maybe aRead More

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The Never Ending Staircase

As part of the 2013 Sculpture by the Sea that takes place in Bondi, Australia, this quite unbelievable trick on the eye was created by artist David McCracken and is entitled Diminish and Ascend. The staircase is constructed from weldedRead More

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World’s Longest Stairs

Whilst stairs don’t have to be big to be impressive, some of the most incredible views in the world are accessed and seen atop the Worlds Longest Stairs. Did you know that the official Guiness Book of Records currently statesRead More

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Lower Brook Barn for the Home Building Awards

Whilst we work with a number of specialist home builders, we also collaborate with a number of self builds helping someone to create something that bit special. Self Builds of varying degrees are becoming more and more popular every year,Read More

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In Design Magazine Feature

Demax are very happy to announce that we have been featured in the August edition of design magazine, In Design. In Design were looking to produce a multipage feature on staircases and their importance within design around the home, DemaxRead More

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Architectural Metal Work & Metal Railings

As well as some of the finest staircases in the world, Demax’s own foundry are able to produce the highest quality of architectural metal work including metal railings, canopies, balconies and more. Featured includesthe cast and replacement of all railingsRead More

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Details

No matter what style of staircase you decide upon, the overall success of the project will come down to the smallest of detail. Not only through it’s design and management, but also the finish. Building staircases for over 30 years,Read More

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Staircase Installation and Installers

Whilst some believe the hardwork has already been done, the installation of any staircase is it’s crowning glory. After all, it is all about the detail. Senior staircase installers will visit any site prior to installation to discuss all relevantRead More

Cast

Demax has been at the forefront of architectural foundry for over 35 years, and have acquired near unrivalled knowledge and a skilled team to offer: staircase design, casting, pattern making, fabrication and site installation. There is a misconception that foundriesRead More

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Wooden Stairs

In years past, wooden stairs would also be classed as traditional, and whilst the perfectly designed oak staircase is often unrivalled, wood stairs can now be given a much more traditional look, especially when coupled with other materials to pushRead More

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Metal Staircases

A metal staircase can often be the most hard-wearing and the easiest to create. Whilst most common in use for external projects, they are definitely not exclusive. Quick assembly means that if you are after a a feature in aRead More

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Stair Treads

Stair treads are often the crowning glory to any feature staircase. Whilst being fit for purpose and their environment, they must also be perfect in design, creation and of course, aesthetically pleasing. The most common materials for stair treads are:Read More

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Glass Staircases & Glass Stairs

Due to the increasing demand for bespoke glass products Demax has long been heavily involved with the design and installation of specialist glass stairs. Whilst glass maybe beautiful and unique, it is a material that has a specific set ofRead More