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Why Iron Balusters are the Perfect Choice for Your Staircase Refresh This Summer

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Summer is in the air and so are your new ideas for home design and DIY refreshes. We know you’re busy enjoying the outdoors and don’t want to dedicate a lot of time to any major projects this season, but a staircase refresh this summer could be the only update you need to breathe new style back into your home. From updating the look of your current staircase to getting ready for resale, iron balusters from Carolina Stair Supply are the perfect choice for a new staircase design that adds style and value to your home.

1. The Livin’ is Easy

Easy Breezy Installation

You know the phrase: “Summertime… and the livin’ is easy.” If only home renovations were easy, too — but with iron balusters and our Rail Zip Clip™ installation system, installing new balusters and replacing wooden spindles or old balusters is simple and only requires a few hand tools. Our stylish iron balusters are available in several different collections featuring everything from intricate to simplistic modern designs. Choose from 6 different powder coated and oil rubbed finishes and find all the components you need, like our Rail Zip Clip™ installation system, powder coated shoes and more.

Plus, Ole Iron Slides™ from Carolina Stair Supply are the world’s first and only patented adjustable iron baluster. These adjustable balusters come with the features you need, which mean less components and a simple install! Whether you’re giving your staircase an updated look or want to add value to your home before selling, Ole Iron Slides™ allows you to quickly and easily update any staircase without drilling or cutting – a drill, screwdriver and an Allen wrench are all you need! Featured on the show Designing Spaces, Ole’ Iron Slides can be installed on wake wall and open tread staircases and are available in 9 stylish designs.

2. Summer Soiree Ready

Beautiful New Focal Point

From BBQ’s to graduation parties, there’s always a lot of activity in the home during summer months, and making sure your home leaves a good impression on all of your friends and family is important to many homeowners. Good thing Carolina Stair Supply’s iron balusters can give you the summer staircase refresh you want to get your home fiesta ready! Welcome your guests this summer into your home with a new focal point that is both beautiful and easy to install.

Staircases are often the center of the home or the first thing that you see when you walk into the house, so refreshing the look of yours can be essential for your home’s new summer look. Ditch your staircase’s outdated, worn out or even broken balusters and get a fresh new look with Carolina Stair Supply’s large selection of iron balusters and Ole Iron Slides™ – Check out our StairArtist® Stair Design Tool to discover the look that complements your home, then use our iron balusters to instantly create a beautiful new focal point. Next thing you know your home will be the go-to spot for all of this summer’s soirees!

3. Soak Up Some Sun

Enjoy Improved Sightlines

In addition to added beauty, replacing outdated, clunky wooden spindles or balusters with new iron balusters will instantly give your home or business improved sightlines. Open concept design is a must for many buyers looking for homes because it makes the space feel larger and is a great choice for many families with children. Our iron balusters and Ole Iron Slides™ feature sleek designs that elevate the style of your staircase while improving the sightlines in your home. Reducing the blockage of sunlight and letting the Vitamin D flow into your home will truly make it feel like summer this season! Improved light in your home can also mean less electricity used.

4. Endless Summer

Durable, Built-to-Last Quality

Add beauty to your staircase this summer, and make sure it lasts for years to come, with Carolina Stair Supply’s iron balusters. Available in durable hollow and solid options, our iron balusters feature powder coated and oil rubbed finishes that are waterproof, hold up to high traffic areas, busy families and outdoor use. Make your next DIY project updating your deck’s balusters for an fresh outdoor look that resists the effects of weather during any season. Next thing you know you’ll be grilling in style! Plus, iron balusters add sturdy, dependable safety to your deck. Your worn-out balusters might not offer the safety and security that is essential for indoor and outdoor staircases, so replacing them with Carolina Stair Supply’s iron balusters can give you the sturdy safety you need.

If you’re ready to give your home a new look this summer and want a staircase refresh, it’s time to find the perfect iron balusters to bring out your individual style. Contact us and we’ll answer any questions you have about our iron balusters and other products. Carolina Stair Supply offers great service, competitive pricing and we stand behind all of the products we produce.

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.