Definition of stair rod in English:

stair rod


  • A rod for securing a carpet in the angle between two steps.

    • ‘Often referred to as the jewelry of the stair, stair rods provide a rich accent, highlighting a runner and enhancing design of a staircase.’
    • ‘Striking brass stair rods lead the eye up to the first level.’
    • ‘A common sight throughout the Victorian Era and into the 1930�s, stair rods were a functional part of home decor and another flourish in the exquisite detail associated with homes built during that time period’
    • ‘The stairwell is still awaiting the final touches as the family tries to find the right stair rods for the carpet but the white-painted balustrade is beautifully carved and it is not hard to imagine the end result.’