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Modern Stair Case in Kitchen

Do What You Love and Build on it.

Since 1932, we’ve been doing exactly that. Lake Shore Stair Company is a fourth-generation family-owned business that celebrates the skilled art of stair building. Our master craftsmen, designers and artisans take great care to construct the most beautiful, highest quality and stunning stairways that stand the test of time. From sculptural or sleek to grand and elaborate, Lake Shore Stair Company is the premier builder of the most breathtaking views around. 


At Lake Shore Stair Company, our goal is to create a beautifully crafted stairway with strong form and function, which masterfully blends with timeless style and grace.

Design and engineering are a major part of our service. Our designers and CAD draftsman work together to bring to fruition the desired style or shape of stair to more than satisfy the most discerning of customers.


Browse through our selected works and our past projects databank to view our quality craftsmanship throughout the decades.

Lake Shore Stair Company Showroom


The design showroom appointment is the first step of your journey to create a stairway. We offer a deep and comprehensive selection of choices. Our consultants will work with you to curate the perfect blend of form and function for you project.

Our Services

A century ago craftsmanship was highly valued.  Master woodworkers built staircases that were the centerpiece of the home and used time honored joinery techniques and craftsmanship to hand shape the wood and connect the various parts into assemblies.  Lake Shore Stair Company continues to use and expand upon these techniques by incorporating state-of-the-art parametric computer modeling and precision CNC manufacturing.  We create staircases with a level of precision and detail found only in the finest furniture. 


Since 1932, Lake Shore Stair Company has been family owned and delivered thousands of quality stair, rail and custom woodwork projects. From design consultation through the manufacturing process and expert installation, every project, small or large, is performed with exacting detail. We are celebrating our fourth generation as a family owned company, dedicated to innovative designs that carry a classic legacy.

Contact Us

Our original shop in Libertyville has been recently remodeled and transformed into our design showroom. Our Ingleside location houses our corporate offices and our 20,000 square foot state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities.

"I highly recommend Lake Shore Stair Company. We hired Lake Shore Stair Co. to replace our balustrade and paint our stairs. They were wonderful to work with from the beginning. Communication and turnaround time were excellent. We are thrilled with the transformation the change has made in our house. They do beautiful work!"

-- Melissa, July 2019 Houzz Review --

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