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Code-compliant, prefabricated, metal stair systems for every industry and application. Explore all of our products
Alternating Tread Stairs

Alternating tread stairs

Safe and comfortable solution for applications with space restrictions.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Bolted Steel Stairs

Prefabricated metal stairs

Standard stairs with an erection bolt design that assemble without welding.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Crossover Stairs

Crossovers

Crossover platforms with either standard stairs or alternating tread stairs.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Loading Dock Stairs

Loading dock stairs

Pre-fabricated, easy-to-install, loading dock stairs with a choice of options.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Commercial Steel Stairs

Commercial steel stairs

A complete outsource solution for IBC-compliant, egress stair systems.

IBC-compliant

Which product is right for you?

View examples of typical commercial and industrial applications for our products.

What's it like working with us?

Read testimonials from our customers about their experience doing business with us.

What are our capabilities?

Tour our two, state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Code Compliance
Code compliance

Our product designs incorporate interchangeable components that are pre-engineered to comply with applicable codes and standards.

Product Resources
Product resources

Measuring guidelines, connection details, installation instructions, standard details, and other resources for our products.

Design Tools
Design tools

Quick-start your next stair project with BIM model downloads, dimensional prints, and product specifications.

CAD Model Generator
CAD model generator

Create and download CAD models of alternating tread stairs, platforms, and crossovers with alternating tread stairs.

Code-compliant, prefabricated, metal stair systems for every industry and application.

Explore all of our products

Alternating Tread Stairs

Alternating tread stairs

Safe and comfortable solution for applications with space restrictions.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Bolted Metal Stairs

Prefabricated metal stairs

Standard stairs with an erection bolt design that assemble without welding.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Crossover Stairs

Crossovers

Crossover platforms with either standard stairs or alternating tread stairs.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Loading Dock Stairs

Loading dock stairs

Pre-fabricated, easy-to-install, loading dock stairs with a choice of options.

OSHA-compliant
IBC-compliant

Commercial Steel Stairs

Commercial steel stairs

A complete outsource solution for IBC-compliant, egress stair systems.

IBC-compliant

Which product is right for you?

View examples of typical commercial and industrial applications for our products.

What's it like working with us?

Read testimonials from our customers about their experience doing business with us.

What are our capabilities?

Tour our two, state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Code Compliance
Code compliance

Our product designs incorporate interchangeable components that are pre-engineered to comply with applicable codes and standards.

Product Resources
Product resources

Measuring guidelines, connection details, installation instructions, standard details, and other resources for our products.

Design Tools
Design tools

Quick-start your next stair project with BIM model downloads, dimensional prints, and product specifications.

CAD Model Generator
CAD model generator

Create and download CAD models of alternating tread stairs, platforms, and crossovers with alternating tread stairs.

Code-compliant, prefabricated metal stairs designed to meet your exact specifications.
Flexible components

Our products incorporate interchangeable components that are pre-engineered to comply with applicable OSHA and IBC standards.

Custom design

Orders are custom designed based on the individual project requirements and prefabricated to meet your exact specifications.

All-metal construction

Our prefabricated metal stairs and stair systems are built to last using durable, high quality carbon steel, stainless steel, or aluminum.

Precision built

Orders are prefabricated using state-of-the-art, CNC equipment and undergo rigorous quality checks to ensure accuracy.

On-time delivery

Our facilities utilize automated manufacturing processes to maintain short fabrication lead times and ship orders on time.

Prefabricated industrial stairs
Prefabricated steel stairs
Prefabricated exterior metal stairs
Code-compliant, prefabricated metal stairs designed to meet your exact specifications.

Prefabricated industrial stairs
Prefabricated steel stairs
Prefabricated exterior metal stairs
Flexible components

Our products incorporate interchangeable components that are pre-engineered to comply with applicable OSHA and IBC standards.

Custom design

Orders are custom designed based on the individual project requirements and prefabricated to meet your exact specifications.

All-metal construction

Our prefabricated metal stairs and stair systems are built to last using durable, high quality carbon steel, stainless steel, or aluminum.

Precision built

Orders are prefabricated using state-of-the-art, CNC equipment and undergo rigorous quality checks to ensure accuracy.

On-time delivery

Our facilities utilize automated manufacturing processes to maintain short fabrication lead times and ship orders on time.

Why are we called Lapeyre Stair?

Our founder, J.M. Lapeyre, originally coined the name "Lapeyre Stair" when he filed the patent on his alternating tread stair design and it was later adopted as the business name when the company was founded. Lapeyre is pronounced lah-PAIR. (It rhymes with stair.)
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Founded in 1981

The year Lapeyre Stair was founded.

91 Full-Time Employees

Number of full-time employees.

20 AWS D1.1 Certified Welders

Number of AWS D1.1 certified welders.

538 Combined Years of Experience

Combined years of stair experience.

182,000 sqft dedicated to stair production

Square feet dedicated to stair production.

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Staircase construction comes with a host of decisions that have to made. What type of staircase is being built? What are the best materials to use for the various components? What are the best styles use for the different staircase parts? In this article we will examine the best material for stair stringers and the different types of stair stringers.
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Alternating Tread Stair Safety: What to consider for your next project
Alternating Tread Stairs provide the same space saving benefit but more than twice the usable tread depth as a ships ladder or ship stair.
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Different Types of Stair Treads & Stair Nosing Detail Design
When designing or building a staircase, it’s important to consider not only the type of staircase, but also the type of stair treads and stair tread nosing. Whether the staircase is part of new construction or a remodel, the kind of stair treads and nosing selected will impact the look of the staircase and can also affect the overall safety of travelling up and down the staircase. Below are some factors to consider when deciding on these components.
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What Are The Parts Of A Staircase Called? {Stair Terminology}
Staircases come in all different shapes and styles from simple, straight staircases to circular staircases designed to make a grand architectural statement. Many types of materials are also used to build staircases - from traditional wood to more modern materials such as glass, tile and wire. Despite the number of design and material variations possible, the main parts of a staircase are fairly standard.
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