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Modern staircase design inspiration

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
 Corridor & hallway by STRUKTURA Łukasz Lewandowski
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The stairs connects the different levels of a modern home, but also plays an important role in interior design. But that doesn't mean your staircase needs to look rustic and old fashioned, there are some attractive, modern and minimalist designs that can instantly upgrade your home in chic style. Interested? Well, our team of professionals included 25 awesome ideas to enhance the personality and character of your interior. Let's be inspired, shall we?

1. Excellent lighting

The natural lighting incorporated in this staircase design creates a feeling of light and elegance. 

2. Suspended

It may be the more daring decor choice, but how about suspending your stairs for a sleek and modern element.

3. Glass and metal

Combine tempered glass with a metal structure for an ultra-sophisticated look.

4. Mezzanine

Your mezzanine level doesn't need to be an afterthought with a unique staircase.

5. Blank canvas

An all-white stairs will never go out of style.

6. Light the way

Recessed illumination will lead the way upstairs.

7. Wooden

 Houses by FRACTAL CORP Arquitectura
FRACTAL CORP Arquitectura

proyecto y obra casa habitacion

FRACTAL CORP Arquitectura

A floating wooden staircase is attractive and easy on the eye.

8. Classic

Wood, stone and glass ensures that this stairs is a classic combination.

​9. Simple elegance

A wooden staircase is light and simple, with a rustic ambiance for a striking decor. 

10. A small garden

The small garden included beneath this stairs creates a sensational interior environment, especially when paired with all-white decor.

11. Clean lines

Simple, straight line and neutral tones of white and beige create a cosy living room space.

12. Metal

Opt for an industrial style with a metal staircase in your refurbished city loft.

13. Spectacular

A wooden staircase with a metal partition separates spaces and allows the bookshelf to be a decorative feature.

14. Hidden office

Utilise your space and hide an office beneath your stairs.

15. White stairs

This may look like a blank design for some, but with colourful books and simple shelves, the space definitely has an amazing visual appeal.

16. Artistic integration

Include a modern work of art for a contemporary staircase design.

17. Fully floating

There's nothing more modern and minimalist, then a floating staircase. It's a focal point of this interior layout too.

​18. Keep it simple

The wooden floor and staircase in the same neutral hue is essential in a simple home.

19. Organic lines

 Corridor & hallway by Mob



Choose a winding staircase and it won't only be functional, but also a work of art.

20. Like a sculpture

This idea is similar to number 19, however this beautiful staircase is a lot more striking!

21. The narrow

 Corridor, hallway & stairs  by BRODA schody-dywanowe
BRODA schody-dywanowe


BRODA schody-dywanowe

Despite its small stature, this modern staircase with wood and glass detail is elegant.

22. Illumination

This may just be the quirky choice to light up your modern stairs.

23. Transparent

A transparent staircase is fascinating enough for the most sophisticated homeowners.

​24. Steel story

 Corridor, hallway & stairs  by Ignazio Buscio Architetto
Ignazio Buscio Architetto

Particolare della scala in acciaio e della balaustra della scala di accesso

Ignazio Buscio Architetto

How about a polished metal staircase for a durable, industrial inspired character?

25. Different and dynamic

The final staircase we see is creative and different, its floating green metal steps adds a personal touch to the space.Have a look at these 16 wooden dividers you'll want today

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