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Installing Decorative Wooden Newel Posts and Balusters

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Made-in-the-USA wood stair parts from Carolina Stair Supply means always high-quality Wood Newel Posts, Balusters Accessories and more from one of the nation's leading manufacturers, with the complete system you need to make selection and installation a breeze.

Everything You Need to Install a Beautiful New Staircase

 Find the wood stair parts in one of our popular styles to complement your home, or we also can create just about any stair part and style from scratch. Deciding on the style and species of your staircase is up to you. Use our StairArtist® Stair Design Tool to design your dream staircase.

Similar to many of our styles, our Savannah Series is available in many species, including Ash, Beech, Brazilian, Cherry, Hard Maple, Hickory, Mahogany, Poplar, Red Oak, Walnut, White Oak, and Yellow Pine. From our series which feature clean, modern lines to our intricate twisted and reeded Balusters and Newel Posts that will fit in great with traditional style décor, see which style fits the look you want: 

Traditional Series

Buckeye Series

Square Savannah Series

Carolina Series

Hampton Series

Savannah Series

Biltmore Series

Contemporary Series

Victorian Series

Floridian Series

Augustine Series

Alexandria Series

Eldorado Series

Carrabelle Series

Labelle Series

Also check out our Custom Profiles. Make sure you have the custom box newels to match your new design – Check out our Custom Box Newels or Custom by Design section for more information. With so many options, it can be hard to decide! Give us a call at 800-364-3269 if you have any questions.

Custom Newel Post Options and More

 Are you already a fan of our Traditional Series? Make the style yours – our Square Newels and Balusters are available with Chamfer, Fluted, or Reeded by special order. Options like our Hampton and Carolina Series are even available in Octagon by special order.

Plus, if you want to keep your current handrail and replace only your old, broken or worn out newel posts or balusters, no problem. Update your look, how you want, with round base or square base wood stair parts.


Easy Installation of Newel Posts and Balusters

For over 30 years Carolina Stair has offered craftsmanship in stair parts using local hardwoods crafted by skilled craftsmen. When you select the Newel Posts you like, they are part of our complete stair system which means we also have all of the matching cap options, Balusters, Rails and Fittings you need. We have Modern style flat caps all the ways to decorative Acorn caps to top off your Newel Posts, in the species to match.

Accessories like our Newel Post Anchor Fastener Kit and the EZ Mount Box Newel Mount for our Victorian Series and more make installing your staircase’s new Newel Posts a breeze. We offer all the Treads and Risers, Quartererturns, Easements and Caps, Goosenecks and Turnouts and Volutes Fittings you need to complete your wood staircase installation. We can make virtually any fitting for your new staircase.


Newel Posts for More Than Stairs 

The easy installation of our Newel Posts doesn’t stop at new staircase installations or updating outdated or bulky styles – Carolina Stair’s wood Newel Posts also make a beautiful addition to homes as Fireplace columns, Kitchen Island Columns and more. What’s your need? We want to bring it to life in the style and wood species that are perfect for your space. Our Customer Profile Wooden Newels are available in most species and can be turned in various blank sizes to accommodate customer needs.

Check out our catalog for more information about our wood stair parts. Our wood Newel Posts and stair parts are available from one of our many dealers nationwide. If we don't have a nearby dealer, we'll find you one!

Posted by: Matt Edwards, Co-CEO

Matt Edwards has been in the stair industry nearly his whole life. With a lifetime of experience also comes a wealth of knowledge and skill that would be difficult to surpass. Matt is the engine that drives Carolina Stair Supply as he helps to shape the company's future. Matt handles custom projects and quotes, as well as sales.