Stair Landing

Business / Construction / Stair Landing: A platform between flights of stairs or at the termination of a flight of stairs. Often used when stairs change direction. Normally no less than 3 ft. X 3 ft. Square.

Other Words for Landing

Landing Verb Synonyms: touchdown, alighting, splashdown, docking
Landing Noun Synonyms: landing-place, dock, pier, jetty, wharf, quay
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Stair Carriage Or Stringer

Business / Construction / Stair Carriage Or Stringer: Supporting member for stair treads. Usually a 2 X 12 inch plank notched to receive the treads: sometimes called a 'rough horse.' MORE

Soft Landing

Business / Finance / Soft Landing: The value of research services that brokerage houses supply to investment managers 'free of charge' in exchange for the investment manager's business commissions. MORE

Run, Stair

Business / Construction / Run, Stair: The horizontal distance of a stair tread from the nose to the riser. MORE

Stair Landing

Business / Construction / Stair Landing: A platform between flights of stairs or at the termination of a flight of stairs. Often used when stairs change direction. Normally no less than 3 ft. X 3 ft. Square. MORE

Stair Rise

Business / Construction / Stair Rise: The vertical distance from stair tread to stair tread (and not to exceed 7 ½'). MORE

Upstairs Order

Business / Finance / Upstairs Order: A network of trading desks for the major brokerage firms and institutional investors, which communicate with each other by means of electronic display systems and telephones to facilitate block trades MORE

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