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Stair Remodeling Bear DE

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Rob
PRO-CUT BUILDERS
302-832-7710
752 Staghorn Dr.
New Castle, DE
 
Paul
Superior Deck and Porch Inc.
610-268-2016
141 Queen Lane
Landenberg, PA
 
Sears Parts & Repair Center
8888675309
500 EAGLE RUN RD
NEWARK, DE

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
400 COLLEGE SQ
NEWARK, DE

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Haload.com
(302) 725-0500
3422 Old Capitol Trail
Wilmington, DE
 
Anthony Pisano
American Cabinet Refinishing
302-995-2000
404 - B Harvey Drive
Newport, DE
 
Matthew Flebbe
Wunderhome
3023531656
1007 Rodman Road
Wilmington, DE
 
Save On Kitchens
302-312-1285
Route 7 and Route 40
Newark, DE
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Kitchen Cabinet Refacing, New Kitchen Cabinet Remodeling, New cabinet Installation, Kitchen Remodeling, Flooring, Bathroom Remodeling, Closets, Garage Remodeling
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Sears Home Services
8888675309
600 N BROAD ST
Middletown, DE

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Knotts G A Home Improvements
(302) 998-9781
2519 Saint George St
Wilmington, DE
 
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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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