The term banister (or bannister) can be used in different ways – in some places the term will refer to simply the handrail on a staircase, in others the term banister is used to describe both the handrail and the spindles that support it.
Here at Cheshire Mouldings we cover both!
So whatever you understand the meaning of banister to be look no further than Cheshire Mouldings to find a solution to all of your requirements.
Every staircase has the potential of becoming a focal point in any home by adding the right banister. This often forgotten and seemingly invisible part of your home can be transformed with a few simple additions in a reasonably short amount of time and on almost every budget.
Far from its humble beginnings as an item of safety, the banister has developed into a place to add design touches for interior designers, from subtle details possibly suited to a more modern interior to more intricate designs associated with a classic look.
If it is a modern, contemporary style that you want to achieve the Iron collection of banister stair parts could fit the bill. The spindles incorporated in this collection add a unique modern twist using an age old material and although they are supplied in black they can be painted to suit any existing décor. The handrail that combines with the iron spindles to complete this contemporary banister is made from solid oak – its simple elegance finishes the look of perfectly.
Another contemporary style of banister that Cheshire Mouldings offer is the Clarity glass balustrade collection. Combining natural oak and chrome, this banister screams contemporary living while also acknowledging its Georgian and Edwardian predecessors.
Looking for a classic, traditional feel to your staircase? The Benchmark collection of banisters offer a real touch of class and luxury, emphasizing how elegant a run-of-the-mill staircase can be. The parts within this range come in various sizes and in various levels of turned detail. Ranges are available it different materials including Pine, Oak, Hemlock, White Primed and Sapele.