Our design solution is a continuous folded steel stair that gradually winds it's way up. I've included a few modern stair design ideas below - While steel and "feel light" might sound like a contradiction, there are interesting ways to make this work.
Living Room - When styling a space with dark walls & ceiling (love the wood ceiling), choose light pieces of furniture & accessories. Also, put a lot of emphasis into selecting great design in light fixtures, thereby enhancing the space. Very chic.
Roof Overhang - it is an extended roof beyond the sides of the walls. Aside from the character that it adds to the home, a roof overhang could also be used as a shed for patios and other outdoor living areas.