The Finest Custom Stairs & Wooden Doors in Philadelphia since 1931

Three Generations of Quality Craftmanship
Serving Philadelphia, New Jersey & Surrounding areas

As a family-owned-and-operated business, John’s Custom Stairs has provided Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and the Tri-State Area with quality wooden doors and custom stairs since 1931. We are third-generation craftsmen who specialize in problematic sizes and installations. All of our work is always provided at the lowest prices possible! In addition to doors and stairs, ask us also about building custom wine racks. John’s Custom Stairs offers complete stair installation services for your home. Our inventory includes stairways, railings, balusters, and everything else you need. Open your home to the world with our quality door installation services. We install wooden and glass doors of all kinds, including custom and double doors.

Services We Offer

• Field Measurements

• Wood Rail Installations

• Wood Stair Installations

• Wood & Metal Baluster Installations

• Wood Door & Frame Installations

• Custom Transom Installations

• Mortise Lock Installations

• Baldwin™ Hardware Installations

• Wine Rack Construction

Who We Are & What We Do

Since 1931, our family-owned-and-operated company has been installing custom stairs and doors in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Tri State area.

The current generation of John’s Custom Stairs has more than 35 years of experience.

All of our products are of handcrafted quality & we install everything we sell.

High-Quality Doors & Installation

Check out the variety of doors available to be installed. Our line of solid mahogany and red oak doors range in style from colonial to ultramodern. Stock sizes range from 28” to 42” in width and 6’ 8” to 8’ in height. Our glass doors come in a multitude of options, including triple-insulated, beveled, leaded glass in brass, zinc, and black cane glasswork.

Doors we install include:

Custom Doors
Wood Doors
Beveled Glass Doors
Mahogany Doors
Oak Doors
Exterior Doors
Radius Doors
Entry Doors
Stock Doors
Double Doors

Door Frames

Transom or radius-top door frames are made to order. Custom widths are no problem for us. We carry stock door frames as well as cut custom door frames, including for historic replications.

We have a full line of the following products:
Custom Door Frames
Radius Door Frames
Entry Door Frame
Wood Sidelights

Stairs, Railings & Balusters

Our prefab line of box and open stairways comes in many species of wood, from #2 Yellow Pine to the more popular Brazilian Cherry. We also feature a full line of the latest wooden and metal balusters.

Stair services include:
Custom Stairs
Wood Stairs
Oak Stairs
Pine Stairs
Box Stairs
Open Stairs
Architectural Stairs
Combination Stairs

Railing & Baluster Services Include:
Stair Rails
Wood Railing
Interior Rails
Wood Balusters
Metal Balusters

Custom Work
Custom Rails
Custom Handrails
Custom Balusters
Custom Turnings

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday, 7am – 3:30 pm
Saturday, By Appointment
Evenings, By Appointment

2115 S 8th Street Philadelphia, PA 19148

We are located on 8th Street, just below Snyder Avenue. Pull into the parking lot and enter from the side entrance.