Our steps are open concept that are wrapped in old 45 year old carpet. We have begun to peel it off. The stairs are cheaply done pine. Done in two pieces as per pictu... See more
We have four brick steps leading to a concrete landing with a crack through it. Any ideas for repair or resurfacing such a structure? Is there a way to reface or resu... See more
We live in a 100 year old house. The attic is not fixed and we will never go up there. The stairs are small in width and many are cracked so we want to remove stairs... See more
I pulled up my carpet a while back and am finally ready to stain and then seal my inside stair treads. I have cats who will need to stay off this while in progress so... See more
How do I prepare the ground next to my house to temporarily set a set of precast steps? The steps are 22” high my doorway is 32” off the ground (lowest point wher... See more
I would like to distress my stained stairs & slip proof them at the same time, 2 large dogs & lots of traffic. Any thoughts ?
Finally decided to add a stair runner, now not finding anything I like! The local big box hardware stores have very limited styles in actual stair runner (on the bolt... 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 am trying to figure out how to make a pulley system to help get groceries up the stairs. Maybe something like a close line with hooks. So far no luck with ideas. An... See more
Hello im new to this site I'm a new home owner looking for some great ideas to save money n not have to put a lot m into my single family house any one feel free to g... See more
We are looking at putting in stair carpet in our house, but are unsure of what color scheme/pattern to go with. The issue is that the bottom of the stairs is carpet, ... See more
Trying to make this area pop .. it is under my spiral staircase
I assume the stairs are premade nothing special .
We will be moving into our condo soon, and I'm already looking for ideas to decorate the walls of the stair well. We have 20 foot ceilings.
Removed carpet from stairs and i would like ideas what to do wooden floor.
Hello, I would like to know how to cover stairs. Can I do it with the cement? Thank you! Julie Morin
Just bought a new(old) house and can't seem to get rid of the dark blue paint on my wooden surfaces in the living room and stairs. I don't want to repaint them. I wou... See more
So we've redone our staircase but really want a simple runner to protect the staircase and to make it safe for our family to walk up & down. Need advice on how to do... See more
My stairs are falling. My husband and I have tried removing the back wall, but we still cant figure out how to fix this. We live in Miami, Florida and would like to... See more
We decided to start taking the burgundy shaggy carpet off the stairs and were expecting partical board but it seams that there is wood here. We are thinking of pain... See more
When putting board and batten up on stairways is there a certain high it should go?
Since they don't get stepped on, but likely bumped by feet, what is the best way to prepare them to hold the tile?