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Modern Stair Railings - Southern Staircase

Southern Staircase is your leading source for modern stair railings. When selecting the right stair railing for your residential or commercial space, we understand that style, durability, and safety are your top considerations. Our modern stair railings are designed to satisfy all these needs and more. 

Whether your aesthetic leans towards minimalist, sleek, or intricate and artistic, our modern stair railings can be customized to fit your vision. Our expert team takes great satisfaction in providing superior modern stair railing solutions that exceed your expectations.

Choosing a reputable provider like Southern Staircase is crucial when selecting modern stair railings. With our vast experience and expertise in staircase design and construction, we provide a diverse range of high-quality modern railings that are visually pleasing and adhere to the highest safety standards. 

single beam floating stairs with chair and ottoman underneath

Why Choose Modern Stair Railings?

Modern stair railings are an excellent option if you are a homeowner, designer, architect, or professional builder seeking to boost the visual appeal of your staircase. With their streamlined and modern design, these railings entirely transform your stair aesthetics, infusing any space with sophistication and elegance. 

One of the key advantages of modern stair railings is their ability to create a fresh, modern look. These railings’ clean, minimalist design can instantly rejuvenate your staircase, giving it a modern touch. Whether your home or commercial space is traditional or contemporary, these railings flawlessly merge with and enhance your existing space. 

Besides their aesthetic appeal, modern stair railings improve safety and support. With quality construction and installation from our professional team, these railings provide stability and peace of mind. 

Premium Materials for Modern Stairs 

Southern Staircase provides a broad selection of top-quality materials for modern stair railings. Each material option has a distinctive style and characteristics, enabling you to create striking modern stairs that perfectly fit your design preferences. 

Following are the materials most commonly used for modern stairs. 

  • Cable: Cable railings offer a modern, streamlined look, allowing for expansive views and a sense of openness. The thin stainless steel cables are visually attractive, durable, and low maintenance. 
  • Glass: Glass railings offer a modern and sophisticated aesthetic, providing a seamless and transparent look. They create an illusion of expansive space and allow natural light to flow, making your staircase appear bright and airy.
  • Metal: Metal railings are a versatile option when designing modern stairs, offering various styles and finishes. They can be customized to align with your interior design and incorporate luxe textures and ornate balusters. 
  • Stainless Steel: Stainless steel railings are preferred for their durability, corrosion resistance, and sleek appearance. They are easy to maintain and withstand heavy use, making them an ideal choice for residential and commercial settings
  • Wood: Wood railings add warmth and natural beauty to modern stairs. They are created from diverse types of wood, such as oak, maple, or walnut, and can be stained to harmonize with your desired color palate.
  • Iron: Iron railings add a touch of elegance and timeless charm to modern stairs. They are designed with ornate details and decorative elements, creating a focal point that enhances the overall aesthetics of your staircase.

Southern Staircase provides high-quality materials for modern stair railings that are visually attractive and durable. Our team of expert artisans will assist you through the design, construction, and installation processes, ensuring your staircase becomes a stunning centerpiece in your home or commercial space

Why Partner with Southern Staircase for Modern Stair Railings? 

From Inspiration to Design to Installation

  • Commitment for 30+ years to building premium quality commercial, residential, and custom staircases.
  • Industry-leading design and construction team with skilled capabilities to turn your staircase vision into a reality.
  • Innovative approach to embracing the challenges of designing impactful, one-of-a-kind staircase projects.
  • Expert craftsmanship of floating, curved, flared, straight, and spiral modern stairs with flawless execution.
  • Turn-key project management with a commitment to meeting strict deadlines and delivering results.
  • Trusted reputation for meeting high expectations, ensuring your modern stair railings make an impactful statement.
  • National from coast to coast, the Southern Staircase brand remains strong.
  • Extensive knowledge of safety codes and building regulations, ensuring a smooth design and construction process, perfect measurement, and installation.

The Ordering Process for Modern Stairs


  • Items Needed for Quote:
    • Floor plans of each staircase.
    • Elevation and design drawings with specifications, including but not limited to stair railing systems and material species.
    • Simple line sketches showing basic staircase dimensions if prints are unavailable.
    • PDF and CAD file formats are acceptable.
    • Inspiration photos.
  • Upon receipt of floor plans, a formal estimate will be prepared promptly for your review and consideration.


  • Upon acceptance of the formal estimate, the design and construction process will begin using one of the following measuring options:
    • Dimensions that are specified on your architectural plans.
    • Dimensions that are provided from field measurements.
    • Dimensions our team can obtain by visiting your job site (this is optional).
    • NOTE: Conceptual drawings can be sketched to start the process.
  • Once the drawing is approved, the staircase carriage is fabricated in the shop with finished risers, treads, and skirt boards.


  • Bronze Package:
    • Your modern stairs are shipped to the job site for installation by our trim subcontractor.
  • Silver Package:
    • Your modern stairs are delivered to the job site and installed by our expert artisans.
    • Loose modern stair railing parts will be delivered to your job site for installation by your trim subcontractor.
  • Gold Package:
    • Your modern stairs are delivered to the job site and installed by our expert artisans.
    • Your pre-fit modern stair railing system is delivered to your job site for installation by our trim subcontractor. This prefabricated (dry-fit) solution includes the stair railing system being cut and installed on the staircase in our shop – complete with balusters, newels, and fittings. Your modern stair railings are packaged in a kit form for easy installation.
  • Platinum Package:
    • Turn-Key Installation: Your modern stairs and complete handrail system are delivered to the job site and installed by our expert artisans.

Contact Southern Staircase for Your Modern Stair Railing Project

At Southern Staircase, we are not just a provider of modern stair railings. We are your trusted partner in transforming your staircase into a masterpiece. With a commitment to style, durability, and safety, our modern stair railings offer a perfect blend of aesthetics and functionality. Whether you lean towards the sleek and minimalist or prefer intricate and artistic designs, our professional team is dedicated to providing customized solutions that meet your vision.

Choosing modern stair railings from Southern Staircase means excellence in design and construction. We take great pride in meeting and exceeding your expectations, infusing spaces with sophistication and elegance, and creating unique modern stairs that stand the test of time. 

Ready to elevate your staircase with modern stair railings? Contact us today to transform your modern stairs into a work of art. 

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