With existing stairs, the most labor-intensive part of the job is preparing the stairway. This includes removing any wood trim and carpet at the treads, as well as a
Aug 25, 2015 You've removed the ugly carpet from your stairs, and underneath, you find horrible OSB chipboard! See how this 40-something year old Mom
Sep 5, 2017 Replacement of stair treads from carpet to hardwood.
DIYNetwork.com experts show how to remove damaged staircase treads and replace them with new treads.
Many carpeted stair installers used particle board to form the stair treads, and in Removing the old particle board and getting down to the bare stringers is far
Oct 11, 2016 Stringers are the diagonal members of the stairs abutting the treads and Remove nails, wood splinters, paint chips, or glue from the lower
How to tear off and install new treads and risers. Your old treads and risers will be put on with either nails or screws. If nails, just set the nails to make the removal
Jul 18, 2016 Although this staircase was poorly constructed by the builder, I was able to Watch "Stair Rebuild" to see how a framer removes old stair tread.
A stair tread is the part of a staircase you walk on. (Image: Jupiterimages/Polka Dot/Getty Images). Nails, screws and adhesives are the items that typically hold
Nov 13, 2013 I was looking online for stair tread and riser kits and low and behold, Lowes had If you can, remove any obstacles on your carpet if needed.
Feb 5, 2013 The right approach is to remove the old pine treads altogether. This could be a big job, if the balusters are incorporated into the old treads, but
Jul 18, 2018 All the info you need to correctly remove your stair carpet, AND what tools The only problem with them is that they're cloaked with old icky carpet! the carpet down the middle of the tread lengthwise with your carpet knife.
How to refinish, restore and retread damaged stairs with NuStair Stair Treads. There is no need to remove the old staircase, no need to plunge cut into the
Mar 24, 2014 I have dreamed about dark stair treads and white risers for longer than my first born's age. Considering he is 19 years old (wow, still a little
If the newel post sits on top of the tread, then you will need to remove the newel post before you can remove the stair tread to work on it. Newel posts can be
Sep 3, 2012 installing pine stair treads and risers. After doing the stairs project in my old house in Birmingham, I knew that these . removing top step
By refacing the stairs with the new prefinished treads, there was no need remove the old lumber tread. This is a particularly important advantage when dealing
Feb 20, 2013 SO instead, we (meaning mostly Justin) started removing the hand One of the issues we found when we were replacing the stair treads was a big gap on the both sides of the tread (up against the wall). . Previous Post
Nov 6, 2013 Removing Old Stair Carpet (And 600 Staples) Young House Love. Note: we're not planning to change the color of the stair treads since they
If we can't refinish the stairs then this might work. DIY: How To Cut, Paint & Install Stair Treads + How To Remove Carpeting + How To Install A Stair Runner