Coastal Staircases Blog

Cost of a standard staircase/balustrade? – Coastal Staircases

August 7, 2017 HOW MUCH IS A STANDARD STAIRCASE? CAN YOU QUOTE A STANDARD STAIRCASE? CAN YOU QUOTE JUST A STANDARD BALUSTRADE PLEASE? Ahhh, the dreaded questions we get asked all too often. There is no such thing as a standard staircase or balustrade. A staircase can vary significantly from $1650 to $30,000 based on the style, selection...
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Staircase Repairs and Renovations – Staircases Geelong

July 5, 2017 We often get asked, “Can Coastal Staircases repair or renovate an existing staircase or balustrade?” We can BUT, repairing and renovating staircases can be complicated based on many factors. We review each request individually. In some cases the balustrade is incorporated into the staircase which doesn’t make for an easy change. If we were to...
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Squeaky, Creaky Staircases – Staircases Geelong and the Sufcoast

June 1, 2017 Staircases should never creak or squeak if they are installed correctly and fitted with the appropriate amount of glue blocks and wedges. If it does occur it could be due to a number of issues and may not be the staircase at all.  In the event that creaking occurs, it can be an easy fix...
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Geelong Staircases – What areas do we cover?

April 27, 2017 Can we travel to Melbourne and outer suburbs? Can we quote for jobs in other states? The answer is yes BUT, depending on the location and the type of job distance may be over our threshold. Travel alone will be costly and we feel you may receive a better priced quote from a stair business...
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Stair and Balustrade Maintenance – Staircases Geelong and Surfcoast

April 4, 2017 We get a lot of customers ask us about how to care for their staircase and balustrade. All products require maintenance from timber to mild steel and stainless steel. If you are staining your external timber deck yearly then why not your staircase? Timber is a natural product therefore it needs to be properly maintained....
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Budget Stairs PLY – Geelong Staircases

March 6, 2017 If you want a staircase for your home but are on a budget, our Ply staircase is the way to go. Now this staircase isn’t cosmetically appealing when we are done with it but once you get some flooring or carpet on top, your staircase will look great without the expensive price tag. We get...
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What we require to get a quote to you today! – Coastal Staircases

February 2, 2017 Coastal Staircases will provide a quote based on the details provided by you. If you are starting a new build the quickest way we can get a quote to you, is for you to send through or deliver the following: A copy of the ground floor and first floor plans, Elevation or provide a floor...
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Comparing Quotes – Staircases & Balustrade

January 17, 2017 Comparing Quotes When you are comparing quotes, it is important to know the products and materials that have been quoted. Keep in mind that you need to compare apples with apples, comparing the total price of your quotes shouldn’t be the deciding factor. You should always compare the description or the body of your quote....
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Stair Styles and Budget – Coastal Staircases

November 30, 2016 When choosing your staircase, there are many things to consider. What is my budget? Do I want the stair to be a statement piece in my home? What look am I trying to achieve? Modern, contemporary, traditional etc. See a list of stair types below: BUDGET Closed cut-stringer style. Quick and easy and won’t blow...
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Coastal Staircases is celebrating 10 years!!!!

November 14, 2016 After working in the army Kris Arends decided to begin an apprenticeship in staircase construction. Once he completed his apprenticeship Kris followed his dreams to open his own business. On the 16th of September 2006 Coastal Staircases was born. With his wife Nicole by his side they have managed to build a successful business together....
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