So I recently just updated our carpeted stairs to white backing and trim with "hardwood" lvp, stair treads. And I love the look, but the stair landing at bottom, is ... See more
I have wood ballisters but I would like to update them. I’m seeing both wrought iron and some white.
My bannisters are very simple with 2 by 4"s. can I introduce a pattern between them? incorporate a pattern into them?
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
Or a good way to replace it with something else more modern that won't break the bank? My condo was build in the 70's, the screws are not tight anymore and it wobbles... 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
After removing carpet, this is how the steps look that lead to my basement. They must have been too narrow, as an addition of approx. 1-3/4" was added to each step. ... See more
I would like to add metal spindles or replace them all but want to save money. Any ideas?
We are moving into a new to us mobile home. The steps we have are too short to comfortably step in the front door. We have nothing at the back door. I need an eat on ... See more
This house is relatively new to us, many projects done by the prior owner/builder were done poorly. Our front porch and steps area is a Project I’ve been antsy to t... See more
I would like to breakup the color on m6 staircase. I would like to instal white risers to make the stair case pop with a different look.
I am making an open staircase. The treads will be approx 1 1/2" thick 11.25"x36". Is there any reason not to buy a butcher block that is solid wood and cut my tread... See more
The cover on the handrail of spiral staircase needs to be replaced, cant find replacement. Any ideas how to DIY this? Joann
We have a wooden staircase which is very slippery, and now our older dog is having trouble navigating them, so it's time we do something! I love that the wood is so ... 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
My house was built in the 90's as most stairs built @ that time stairs were not built open. Stairs were built between 2 walls & straight. The house has a finished Att... See more
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.
I need to remove the old carpet and was quoted $10,000 to hardwood. Any suggestions of what else I can do besides carpet again?
I removed the carpeting off of my wood stairs. The runner was only in the center of the stairs. The wood under is beautiful, but the sides that were uncarpeted are so... See more
We have a huge attic, that you have to crawl into, how do you make it a walk-in (door) but not with the pull down stairs! Those won't work!