• WELCOME TO STAIRPLANE™

    Why buy a piece of wood when you can own a piece of art?

  • A NEW GENERATION OF STAIRCASE DESIGN

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

  • DESIGN YOUR OWN

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

  • LESS EXPENSIVE THAN MOST WOOD

    ...and never have to be sanded or re-painted.

  • 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.

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 […]

CREATE A SENSATION

Posted on May 27, 2019
CREATE A SENSATION

View this post on Instagram Our @stairplane line of staircases, engineered with high-grade, anodised aluminum, also look great in black (or any color which fits your architecture). Color either the steps and stringers, or just the railings, also available in glass and natural stone steps. Code-compliant solutions for minimalist luxury. #insensation #stairs #stair #modern #architecture […]

ANODISED WONDER

Posted on May 22, 2019
ANODISED WONDER

Our high-grade anodised aluminum staircases have been installed in fine homes and offices 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 […]

RURAL STAIRPLANE™ IN VIRGINIA

Posted on Feb 27, 2019
RURAL <strong>STAIR</strong>PLANE™ IN VIRGINIA

With over 2000 unique design combinations, architects all over the USA are implementing stairplane™ staircases in the most amazing projects. This outstanding residence is located outside Washington DC, and combines rustic originality with modern architectural class.  Insensation delivered the staircase, railings and walkway railings connecting the upper parts of the house. Our sustainable staircases and […]