outdoor wood posts for stairs

secret compartment stairs lift to reveal extra storage .

finding a place to store random items in your home can be a challenge. luckily, an ingenious idea from a u.k. company takes space that many homes already have to make room to stash away your .


a sketch of a stair with two quarter space landings showing three types of newel posts. the bottom joint between the newel post and the outside string showing the housings for the tread and first and second risers .

canopy bed

a canopy bed is a decorative bed somewhat similar to a four-poster bed.a typical canopy bed usually features posts at each of the four corners extending four feet high or more above the mattress. ornate or decorative fabric is often draped across the upper space between the posts and a solid swath of cloth may create a ceiling, or canopy directly over the bed.

santa monica stairs

the 'santa monica stairs' refer primarily to a pair of outdoor stairways in california descending to the northwest from adelaide drive in santa monica, to santa monica canyon in los angeles.


a person gets onto the chair or platform and is lifted up or down the stairs by the chair which moves along the rail. stair lifts are known variously as stair lifts, stair-lifts, chair lifts, stair gliders and by other names. this type of chair lift should not be confused with the chairlift used by skiers.

central–mid-levels escalator

the central–mid-levels escalator and walkway system in hong kong is the longest outdoor covered escalator system in the world. the system covers over 800 m 2,600 ft in distance and traverses an elevation of over 135 m 443 ft from bottom to top.

cable railings

post spacing: intermediate posts are posts which provide mounting for the top rail and have a vertical row of holes to support the cable as it passes through them. since the post to post spacing is a primary driver of cable rigidity, the post to post spacing is very important.