Asked on Oct 18, 2017

Concrete steps too steep, cannot remove them.

Lisa S.27524803Roxaneg
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7 answers
  • Theresa Stewart
    on Oct 18, 2017

    Perhaps build a ramp over them.
  • 27524803
    on Oct 18, 2017

    If you can't remove them, perhaps you could build or have built a deck all the way out over them... and then put in a safer more "in code" set of steps
  • Dfm
    on Oct 18, 2017

    i'm going to second the ramp idea, if the steps are to steep the ramp may be a longer walk..but safer.
  • Janet Panos
    on Oct 18, 2017

    Hello! Our front stoop concrete steps were a hot mess until we used outdoor patio tile to cover over them. We were able to cover the bad and enhance the good. Just be sure to use outdoor epoxy to hold the tile to the cement and don’t install when rain is in the forecast.
  • Roxaneg
    on Oct 18, 2017

    It is possible to use the concrete steps as a base for a new set of wooden stairs that have a more gentle rise? The ramp may be the easiest of the ideas.
  • 27524803
    on Oct 18, 2017

    I have seen some of the people on DIY network or HGTV.. build a deck out over the entire set of steps and then make steps (some the full width of the deck) that extend out the proper distance for safety
  • Lisa S.
    on Oct 19, 2017

    Build (or have built) wood steps over them.
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