Stairs Make Over Projects  

Looking for a makeover that will transform your entryway and take you to the next level? Find our best stairway makeover ideas here. Update your railings or risers, add stenciling, or get ideas for wall decor for your stairways. Runners, risers and treads, oh my!  

Say Goodbye to Your Carpet Stairs With These Brilliant Transformations

Say Goodbye to Your Carpet Stairs With These Brilliant...

Warning: You're going to want to rip out your carpet staircase after seeing these transformations.

Half Wall at Top of Staircase

Half Wall at Top of Staircase

A couple of years ago I found a very good deal on a condo - no more renting apartments! The unit...

Stair Rail Update

Stair Rail Update

Our stair rail was the head of the 1980's welcoming committee before it got this much needed update...

Decor Beyond My Door

Decor Beyond My Door

After many long winter months of getting the house ready to list ( maybe ) in the spring, suddenly...

Stair Railing DIY Makeover

Stair Railing DIY Makeover

I completely revamped our stair railing by removing the outdated oak balustrade and building a new...

Stairs Renovation

Stairs Renovation

My hall was too dark so I decided to paint the stairs

Interior Stairs Makeover

Interior Stairs Makeover

After seeing so many stair makeovers, I finally took the plunge and pulled the 20+ year old carpet...

Staircase Makeover

Staircase Makeover

You may remember our staircase makeover from a few years ago, but we've revamped the tutorial so...

Refinishing Staircase Banisters!! A Complete Makeover!!

Refinishing Staircase Banisters!! A Complete Makeover!!

Every time I worked on staircase banisters, I get amazed with every transformation.. How much every...

How to Paint a Staircase Black and White With All the Details!

How to Paint a Staircase Black and White With All the Details!

Pull up that old carpet and paint your staircase in a sophisticated black and white. Everything you...

Huge Blank Wall = Amazing Photo Backdrop

Huge Blank Wall = Amazing Photo Backdrop

We have the world's ugliest stairwell that USED to have a ceiling mount fixture. The burned out...

A New Look for the Front of Our House/ Curb Appeal!

A New Look for the Front of Our House/ Curb Appeal!

For years we had old, wood steps that needed repair, etc. on an annual basis. We invested in some...

Paper Sack Stairs

Paper Sack Stairs

I've put torn paper on walls before (old Lynette Jennings fan). I decided to test durability on...

Wallpaper update on the stairs

Wallpaper update on the stairs

I knew I didn't want to paint them or stencil them, so I tried this...

A Creative Staircase Makeover

A Creative Staircase Makeover

Our staircase is the first thing you see when you walk into our home and it suffered from dingy...

Transform Your Staircase in Just 2 Hours!

Transform Your Staircase in Just 2 Hours!

An easy project to change your boring white stair's kick plate or front into something out of a...

Turning the Stairway Into a Work of Unexpected Art...

Turning the Stairway Into a Work of Unexpected Art...

Creating art in unexpected places is one of my favorite things to do. My old farmhouse has a very...

Great Solution:  Wood Look Vinyl Tile on a Stair

Great Solution: Wood Look Vinyl Tile on a Stair

Have a highly utilized stair in your home that needs new flooring? Tight on cash? Why not try peel...

Steps of Glamour!

Steps of Glamour!

In our house we do not have a grand foyer & our stairs were pretty boring. I wanted to give them a...

Stair Risers + Wallpaper Border

Stair Risers + Wallpaper Border

An easy and beautiful fix for shabby stair risers. EDIT: the new headline says "boring," but in...

Before & After: Transforming a Boring Staircase

Before & After: Transforming a Boring Staircase

When my husband and I bought our house, we started off with the totally uninspired builder-grade...

Staircase Remodel | Otsego, MN

Staircase Remodel | Otsego, MN

From carpet to wood treads, we are finally here to talk about our staircase remodel!
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Carpet to Wood Staircase Reveal

Carpet to Wood Staircase Reveal

After seeing all the beautiful wood staircase in the blogosphere we were convinced that we could...

Stair Riser Stencil With Tuscan Tile Design

Stair Riser Stencil With Tuscan Tile Design

Plywood stairs aren't pretty, but covering them up with carpet is both costly and high maintenance....