Stairways, founded in 1989, has grown to become one of the UK’s largest manufacturers of carpentry and joinery products. Stairways now boast three state-of-art facilities that offer over 85,000 sq ft production capacity. Stairways goal is to raise their profile and brand awareness to become known throughout the industry as the UK’s leading staircase and door solution provider.

Stairways leads way in fire safety innovation

Stairways leads way in fire safety innovation

By Karen Wood Leading timber door solutions and staircase manufacturer Stairways Midlands have launched PinPoint, a pioneering new way of ensuring their fire doors are installed in accordance with certification and maintained correctly thereafter. Adopting Near Field Communication (NFC) technology and linking into the national fire door database through Door Data Systems, PinPoint is a…

Thumbs-up for Stairways customer service

Thumbs-up for Stairways customer service

Lisa Harris Satisfaction levels for the service customers receive from Stairways Midlands continue to exceed targets, according to latest data. The business invites regular feedback from customers to ensure products and services are constantly reviewed to see where success should be celebrated as well as where improvements could be made, benchmarking against tough performance targets.…

Stairways Certification

Fire certification: how does it work?

Richard Kowalski Incorrect use of wording when requesting evidence of the fire performance for a door set is a daily occurrence, in my experience. In the past, I have been as guilty as anyone! We have all used the term “certification” or “certificate” when requesting evidence. However, did you know that only one out of…

BS8214: what all installers need to know

BS8214: what all installers need to know

One of the industry hot topics at the moment, and one of the main focuses of building inspectors, is the installation of fire-rated doors and door sets, especially the gap sealing between door frame and the partitions. Recent events have highlighted the unacceptable methods and workmanship in some installations and have created industry-wide concern. It…