Definitions of Technical terms used in stair case

Content of this article:definition stair case technical term:stairs,stair line of nosing case,rise,tread,nosing,fliers,winders,flight,landing,line of nosing,scotia block,string or stringers,headroom,Line of walking,Railing,baluster,Newel posts,pitch and soffit.            Definitions   Stairs. Stairs are steps arranged in series for the purpose of an assess from one floor to the other. Stair-case. The room or apartment in which stairs are enclosed, is called stair-case. Rise. It is the vertical distance between the two conse­cutive steps. The vertical portion of the step is called Tread. The horizontal portion of the step is called tread. The horizontal distance between the two consecutive risers is called Go, Going or Run. Nosing. It is the front edge of the tread which projects beyond the riser. Fliers.The rectangular steps of uniform shape and size are called Fliers. Winders.The triangular or wedge shaped steps, used for changing the direction are called winders. Flight. It is a continuous series of steps…

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