What are the hardwood options for handrails?

When it comes to picking a handrail for your staircase, you may feel overwhelmed by the vast array of choices on offer. Ideally, your handrail should make a statement, as well as fitting perfectly into the design of your home …

Google HQ fit out

Working closely with leading architectural metalworker John Desmond Ltd, Handrail Creations have manufactured and installed FSC certified European oak handrails to some feature stairs at Google’s new landmark offices at St Pancras Square in London. The £1b development is home …

Hugo Boss

The Handrail Creations team have recently completed another demanding project in the retail sector. This time, we were asked by a leading staircase manufacturer to produce helical handrails to this glass and steel spiral stairs. The client, Hugo Boss, pushed …

Battle of the oaks

Customers choosing oak handrails for their home are often intrigued as to the difference between European Oak and American Oak. So here is a little blog which will hopefully point out some of the key differences.

  1. Species and origin

business start up honour

Handrail Creations have been awarded “Best Start-up Business” for 2015 at the Bolton & Bury business News Awards. Here is a snippet from the paper:

Having commanded a UK presence for its products since its launch just 18 months ago, …

Handrail Creations Sets Employees Award Winning Challenge

For a second year in a row, we have been asked to design and manufacture the trophies for the prestigious TTJ Awards.
This year, we are running a design competition for all employees, which will help to strengthen work relationships, …

Handrail tips for the self-builder

A poll commissioned in March found 26 million British adults would like to build their own home at some stage in their life, with 6.5m currently doing researching or planning into the process. That means there’s a good chance that …

minimalist style, maximum care

The Handrail Creations team have once again triumphed with the supply fit & polish of a timber handrail to this minimalist North London property.

This small handrail with no newel posts gains it’s strength from the unique install method. The …

Another contract complete

Handrail Creations returned to Lesoco College in London this week to review the success & impact of the bespoke European oak handrails to the feature staircase & entrance foyer.

The designers were looking for a big impact and boy, did …

We’re now FSC certified

Handrail Creations are pleased to announce that we are now fully FSC™ certified.

The FSC certification further enhances our commitment to sustainability. It will also support our future growth ambitions by ensuring compliance for larger commercial projects stipulating FSC certified …