From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Stairway, staircase, stairwell, flight of stairs, or simply stairs are names for a construction designed to bridge a large vertical distance by dividing it into smaller vertical distances, called steps. Stairs may be straight, round, or may consist of two or more straight pieces connected at angles.
- Cable railings
- Combination stair
- Fire escape
- Fish ladder
- Stair climbing
- Steel square for use in stair framing.