Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association Resources.

Access SMA Resources at the links below. Contact  the SMA Office with any questions at 

Attend the Next Session.

Earn Health, Safety, Welfare learning units through SMA courses offered during an SMA Workshop or by private booking. Design Professionals will find the registration discount code on the AIA CES course listing or may contact or call 877-500-5759.

Open Access Resources.


Don’t let winders, volutes and circular stairs get your mind in a twist. Keep stair terms straight with the SMA’s Glossary of Stair Terminology. ⁠

Anatomy of a Stair - 3D

This 3D Anatomy of a Stair allows you to interact with a stairway to better understand stair parts and their associated terms. A HUGE thank you to Sytse Leenders with Staircon for his incredible work on this fantastic tool. ⁠

Codes and Standards

Access the various codes adn standards to learn more about the requirements for your stairway projects. 

Member Directory

Access the SMA Member Directory to find a staribuilders or stair part manuafacturer companies to assist you with your next stair project.

Member Only Resources.

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SMA Code Certification

SMA Members! Are you code certified? Elevate your career and set yourself apart with the confidence that comes from being recognized as a code expert. Embrace the challenge and seize new opportunities!⁠

SMA Architectural Educator

SMA Members! Learn more about the SMA Arichitecutral Educator Program and the courses we have available for AIA learning units.  Tap into this incredible membership benefit by providing an invaluable service to architects.⁠

Member Directory

Access the SMA Member Directory which includes  each companies individual members. 

SMA Logos

SMA Members!  Be sure to use the SMA member logo on your website, brochures, email signatures, or even your letters to Aunt Sally. We are proud that you are members of the SMA, and want you to shout it from the rooftops. Find a variety of logos online. ⁠

Advertise with Us!

Members! Reserve your space to advertise your company in the SMA Membership Directory or Quarterly Newsletter.

Mentorship Program

Keep up to date with all of the latest code changes and design inspirations. No membership required.

Become a Member.

Membership in the SMA is an invaluable resource that allows stair industry professionals of every type to advance their careers through networking, engaging in continuing education, keeping up with changes within the industry, and accessing new products.