I have an old staircase in my home and to dress it up, I'm thinking of tiling the risers.

05.06.12
Since they don't get stepped on, but likely bumped by feet, what is the best way to prepare them to hold the tile?
  • Judith O
    Judith O Glenview, IL
    Love the 1st pic, looks like inlay.
  • Kelly S
    Kelly S Bremerton, WA
    we are replacing the treads on ours with hard wood (ash) and facing the risers with 1/4" plywood stained to match the treads. It's an enclosed staircase. It used to have cheap carpet. I have already removed that. I tried to talk my husband into tiles or
  • Rosemary N
    Rosemary N Klamath Falls, OR
    These are really cool! Wish my house had stairs....
  • Kathy R
    Kathy R Lockport, IL
    Someone must have a lot of time on their hands...
  • Marissa H
    Marissa H Dundee, NY
    I think it would be cool to make them look like books stacked on each other.
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