• WELCOME TO STAIRPLANE™

    Living in a busy world requires reduction, simplicity, clarity.

  • A NEW GENERATION OF STAIRCASE DESIGN

    We use high-grade, sustainable aluminum for strength without tons of steel.

  • ENGINEERING WONDERS

    All of our staircases are designed by engineers and impossible to create with steel.

  • DESIGN YOUR OWN

    A large choice of step and stringer form and color with code-compliant railings.

  • BLACK SLATE, WOOD, GLASS

    For contractors, we also deliver a naked version where you can insert your own tread material.

  • ILLUMINATED OPTIONS

    Through-step lighting is unique to stairplane™ with integrated low-energy lighting driven by your smart phone.

  • ALSO FOR PUBLIC BUILDINGS

    Convenience staircases never looked so good. Installed in banks, restaurants and museums.

EUROPEAN QUALITY FOR ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS

STAIRPLANE™ TOOLBOX

Posted on Oct 26, 2019
<strong>STAIR</strong>PLANE™ TOOLBOX

Architects and contractors around the globe appreciate our unique designs and high quality staircases. From Santa Monica to Switzerland, our staircases are installed in fine homes and professional studios wanting something more, something unique. Our slim constructions are structurally sound, and don’t require the massive weight and unsightly bulk of steel beams one usually sees […]

STAIRPLANE™ IN SOHO

Posted on Sep 28, 2019
<strong>STAIR</strong>PLANE™ IN SOHO

Insensation was proud to deliver two custom, glass staircases for an outstanding piece of architecture on Greene Street in Soho, NYC. The loft is a precisely detailed living space with an amazing layout over 3 floors. We got to spend some time with the contractor during the staircase installation and were enormously impressed with the […]

STAIRPLANE™ IN LOS ANGELES

Posted on Aug 2, 2019
<strong>STAIR</strong>PLANE™ IN LOS ANGELES

Insensation was founded in Switzerland in 1997. We started our Manhattan-based North American operations in 2015 and since that time have enjoyed a steady growth thanks to great collaboration from architectural firms, property developers and contractors of all types. Today, we are extremely pleased to announce that we are opening a new distribution arm in […]

ANODISED WONDER

Posted on May 22, 2019
ANODISED WONDER

Our high-grade anodised aluminum staircases have been installed in beautifully designed spaces for over 20 years. Both the treads and the stringers are made of natural anodised aluminum, a luxury finish compared to painted steel. Optional handrails for the wall and horizontal railings are available.  All stairs can be made code-compliant.  

STAIRPLANE™ IN SAN FRANCISCO

Posted on Mar 15, 2019
<strong>STAIR</strong>PLANE™ IN SAN FRANCISCO

For the design of a two-family house on a rare vacant lot in San Francisco, the architects explored varied relationships between the ground and the sky. The site is narrow and steeply sloped with breathtaking vistas of the city and bay. The design threads together disparate experiences of the site, connecting a split level arrangement […]