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Stair Remodeling Arden NC

Looking for Stair Remodeling in Arden? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Arden that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Stair Remodeling in Arden.

Living Roofs, Inc.
828-252-4449
17 Chiles Avenue
Asheville, NC
 
AquaPro Solutions LLC
877-4321-H2O (426)
46 New Leicester Hwy
Asheville, NC

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Green Mind Woodworks, llc
8287772673
102 Arnold Rd.
Asheville, NC, NC

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Ted Eplee
The Three Stages Construction Services
(828)553-5781
289 Old Souther rd. PO BOX 542
Horse Shoe, NC
 
Wayne Olivier
Wayne Olivier Tile & Remodeling, LLC
828-693-1309
61 Chukkar Trail
Hendersonville, NC
 
Gabe's Organic Garden and Landscape
8287771956
106 Belmont Ave
Asheville, NC

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Deltec
8006422508
69 Bingham Rd.
Asheville, NC

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The Arch Architectural Finishes, Flooring and More
8282535455
171 Weaverville Hwy, Suite 103
Asheville, NC

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Robert Hennessy
Hennessy Floor Company
828-698-3434
441 Kanuga Road
Hendersonville, NC
 
Keith Merrick
Keymasters Safe & Lock
828-667-1227
26 Mo''s Way
Candler, NC
 
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You Can Renovate Your Stairs

Written by Matthew C. Keegan  //  2012/01/24  //  Home Improvement  //  No comments

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Live in any home long enough and you’ll be undertaking repairs, perhaps a major renovation. One area of the home that is easy to overlook is its stairs, particularly those that lead from the first floor to the second floor.

If your home’s stairs are in terrible shape, only an entirely new staircase may help. That project is expensive, one where you’ll probably have to call in a team of professionals to handle it.

You can renovate your stairs on your own, a project that may be as simple as bringing out a hammer, some nails and a sheet of sand paper to start. Follow these steps to make your staircase a showcase:

1. Inspect each step. Bring along your hammer and walk up each step, hammering in any nail that isn’t flush with the stairs. Replace broken or bent nails with nails of the same size as needed.

2. Fix cracks. You may be able to save the stair’s tread by using a filler to fix cracks. Ask the Builder’s Tim Carter recommends that homeowners first insert “expanding urethane glue or a heavy-bodied epoxy” in the crack and top it with wood filler. Use stain or epoxy to make the crack disappear. You’ll need to sand the tread first and then follow the other steps.

3. Tighten treads and risers. Stairs are made up of three main parts: stringers, which hold the stairs in place; treads that you walk on and risers that are perpendicular to the treads and support each tread. Tom Silva of This Old House magazine, notes that glue and or nails often holds these pieces together. Plan to scrape off the old glue before applying a new coat of glue. If you have access to underneath the stairs, you can tighten the stairs that way too.

4. Baluster and railing — The wood spindles holding up the railing are called balusters. These may need tightening, especially if screws are already ...

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