One thing that all loft conversions need is a sturdy staircase. We know better than most that stairs are a central part to the home, they can make a statement without intruding into your living space. If you are looking to make a statement or even wanting a practical piece of art in your home, then contemporary staircases can really do it for you.
They can incorporate a variety of materials, which means that if you are someone that likes contrast and texture they could inject that into your home. However, having one of these may not always be practical for children, the elderly, or even people with disabilities – so, you should really take that into consideration if you are affected by any of the latter or intend on selling the property.
In case you have a difficult layout situation you might find some interesting staircase design ideas here.