Asked on Jul 22, 2019

Can I use loose laid vinyl flooring on interior stair treads?

Kathy Gunter LawGkBy Brittany Goldwyn


Can i use loose laid vinyl flooring on interior stair treads

5 answers
  • Cher @ Designs By Studio C
    Cher @ Designs By Studio C
    on Jul 22, 2019

    Hi, Katie!

    Are you referring to sheet vinyl or vinyl planks? Sheet vinyl would have to be secured to the treads using adhesive in order to eliminate a slipping hazard. As long as the vinyl is properly secured, there’s no reason it could not be used! I hope this helps!

  • Kelli L. Milligan
    Kelli L. Milligan
    on Jul 22, 2019

    Any vinyl needs to be glue down. Will slip and curl.

  • By Brittany Goldwyn
    By Brittany Goldwyn
    on Jul 22, 2019

    The vinyl plank flooring I just installed downstairs also has a stair tread option to match.

  • Gk
    on Jul 22, 2019

    You would have to glue it down with a good adhesive and then use some metal edging on the front of the stair tread to keep it from curling up on the front edge.

  • Kathy Gunter Law
    Kathy Gunter Law
    on Jul 22, 2019

    As long as it is secured it's okay but if it moves at all, it is a trip hazard.

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