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newel

the central pillar of a winding staircase, esp one that is made of stone

Newel

The central post or column which provides support for the inner edges of the steps in a circular staircase and around which the steps wind.

newel

newel, 1
1. The central post or column around which the steps of a circular staircase wind, and which provides support for the staircase.
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2 Cut the notch from the bottom of newel post so it will be flush with the decking joist it is to be fixed to.
HOW: Affix one newel post base to the top and one to the bottom of the stairs.
A staircase with solid newel posts leads to the first floor, where there is a modern family bathroom and four bedrooms.
There is a porch entrance into a reception hall with oak parquet floor and stairs to the first floor with original banister, spindles and newel posts.
Products: Furniture components, bed frames, cabinet doors, drawer fronts & sides, drawer boxes, stiles & rails, casket parts, chair components, blanks, edge-glued panels, mouldings, wainscoting, shelving, plywood/MDF parts, rounds, solid & laminated squares, hand rails, legs, newel posts, table tops, bases & solid wood edge banding blanks
Then there are the newel posts, the chunky, upright posts that go at either end of a run of spindles.
A most grand entrance hall inset with a stunning spindle balustrade staircase with newel posts and lincrusta walls has double doors that open onto a wide and private lawned front garden.
A pillared portico shelters the solid wood double front door which opens into a vesti-of the reception hall, which boats a remarkable staircase with ornate gilted balustrades and grand carved mahogany newel posts.
While traditional urethane balustrade systems are highly susceptible to denting, chipping, and warping, FiberThane's rails and newel posts are made out of fiberglass, making them virtually indestructible.