The Essential Straight Stair

The Defining Elements of The Essential Straight Staircase

Perfect for basic, around the house egress needs, this stair is designed to be built with minimal fuss and be ready to go in the course of a weekend.

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Modern Lines

Just because it’s a basic stair doesn’t mean it can’t have some aesthetic appeal. A simple look and solid feel gives this stair the perfect combination for modern settings.

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Sharp Looking Railing

Railing can be in standard panel or our sleek cable railing option. The latter is a great choice for adding a modern flair to your space on a budget.


Smart Finish

With a matte black finish as your standard option, this stair already has a modern look out of the gate, allowing it to easily match any urban setting.


Match Any Measurement

Our proprietary block system allows you to match the height measurement of any project without worry. It’s just a matter of adding or subtracting blocks to suit your needs.

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Not sure where to start? Our friendly SMA-certified stair designers can help you find the perfect stair solution and take the guess work out of your project. You’ll get:

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Your Safety is Our Priority

Paragon goes above and beyond the standard model of safety to provide additional safety features unique to each of our lines and customized to your specific needs.

The use of each stair, the setting, and the environmental conditions will be different for each stair, so safety features should adjust to that. That’s why for this stair we offer such features as:

  • Non-slip treads
  • Code compliant railing
  • Handrails

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Code Compliant Designs

Thanks to our in-house engineering staff, we’re always able to make sure that every stair, when needed, has the capability to meet code in any locale. Our capabilities include:

  • Local code experts
  • Engineer approved designs
  • Configurable options to meet code

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Engineered for Beauty & Strength

Each stair design we produce goes through rigorous testing conducted by our experienced, in-house engineering staff. So you’re sure to receive a straight stair kit that’s safe, reliable, and up to any task you give it. Paragon is also always looking at new ways to improve existing designs, which means your stair will have the latest in engineering design techniques.

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How To Buy

This step by step guide takes you through each part of Paragon’s unique design and buying process.

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    Get your custom-crafted stair shipped locally in a boxed kit, ready for easy installation.

A Ready-to-Install Kit

with the Uniqueness of a Customized Stair


  • Your stair will be shipped straight to your door
  • Assemble in one day with easy instructions

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Customized To Your Budget

Our friendly stair designers can work with you to customize your stair solution to fit your budget.

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We back our stairs with the only lifetime warranty on metal fabrication in the stair industry.

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