The walls are plaster and very old. I looked into having new stair treads put on but that is very expensive. Also this is our only way to the bathroom and bedroom so... See more
I’m not handy with a saw and need help on how to handle these riserless steps. It had a cat odor so I ripped up the carpet and now have a mess on a limited budget. ... See more
Trying to decide if I should paint the spindels on my all oak stairway white. Trying to update my 70’s home a bit. I have all white interior doors with oak trim an... See more
I am up for rebar or any kind of metal to make a railing system - any ideas??
Our house was built in the 1970s and had carpet on the stairs and stringers. When I removed the carpet, I found everything underneath was construction grade. Until I ... See more
The basement stairs are dangerous - there's nothing on one side! But they are narrow and if I close them in permanently, I will have trouble getting furniture up and ... See more
Hi there all, normally I am the one giving advice and help to fellow Hometalkers, but this time I am the one asking for your help!!! I have DIY block - cant for the ... See more
I have a walkway that is only two feet wide, and I want to expand it to 3 feet, and make the three gentle steps -- only 3 inches high each -- into a ramp. It leads to... See more
We use this stairway quite a bit and It's dark with paneling. I would like to lighten up and add a little decor to make it more appealing? It gets really hot also.
This enyrance into the Attic is very annoying. As we become older, it is going to become an impossible task. I would love to put steps here that also had drawers in t... See more
Ever since my boyfriend and I bought our first house I've hated the carpet on the stairs! One day I was feeling adventurous and decided to take the carpet off. Well, ... See more
Here is my stair railing which I have been staring at for 8 years, which goes up and across. I absolutely hate the little squiggly design they did with the wood. I... See more
Would anyone have any idea what I could add between the railings as they are to far apart and I'm afraid the puppy will fall threw. I tried wrapping thick string arou... See more
And i need some kind rail cheap but safe
I just washed and took off the carpet from the stairs. Does it look better? Now, I am thinking about some colors, that is the opposite, like I want it look different ... See more
I have just finished my attic.I wanted something to tie into mu shabby chic decor for it and do not like the store boughten runners as they are all the same.I used ra... See more