Stairway trap door

Not a big fan of floor stair rail-guide, to me it added a constraint to the openness and it actually shows ugliness to the eye.  Opted for extending the concept of trap door for the attic stairway, created a flip-up square trellis panel that I think would just serves the purpose

Stairway to renovated attic
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Looking down from stair, without rail guide
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Gluing up the 1st Panel. The whole assembly consists of two pieces so it could flip up like an arc
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Dry fitting
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Completion
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Really enjoy the silhouette that it creates before entering the attic20140210-112222.jpg

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