Category Archives: You Get What You Pay For

The adage “you get what you pay for” is especially true for stair parts. There are many factors that affect the price of stair parts and the trick is knowing what to look for so that you are truly comparing “apples to apples.” Otherwise what may seem like a good deal may simply be a cheap, low quality component that is misrepresented or vaguely described.

Iron Balusters: Comparing “Apples to Apples

Like all of the other stair parts in my “you get what you pay for” series, Iron Balusters are no different.  The quality variations between one iron baluster and another are not drastic but enough that you should understand the difference so you don’t compare the two different styles when considering price. Iron balusters come… Read More »