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Stair Remodeling Dawsonville GA

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

Atlanta Decking & Fence Co., Inc.
4536 Shiloh Rd
Cumming, GA
Services
Specialty Contractor
Membership Organizations
Better Business Bureau, Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, National Association of the Remodeling Industry

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Tony Hout
North Georgia Remediation, LLC
706-974-1638
P O Box 538
Dawsonville, GA
 
Billy Wells
American Decks
770-272-3325
5890 Bethelview Rd. #10-152
Cumming, GA
 
Fred Hawkins
H & H Electric and Security, LLC
770 735-1136 Ext.10
P.O. Box 679
Tate, GA
 
Matt Duckworth
Bulldog Lawn Service
770-895-3343
5962 Eagle Tiff Lane
Sugar Hill, GA
 
American Trade Products/ Earth Plastic
7703402055
221 Turner Blvd.
Ball Ground, GA

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Vicki G Bolick
Bolick Interiors
404.405.6839
7140 Cordery Road
Cumming, GA
 
Keith Bagwell
Bagwell Farms Landscaping, Inc.
770-652-0116
4210 Post Rd.
Cumming, GA
 
Asher Ifrah
A and M Locksmith, LLC
678-663-9965
9065 Pine Tree Circle
Gainesville, GA
 
Chris Hodge
Boundary Zone, Inc.
770-271-5772
4195 South Lee St., Ste I
Buford, GA
 
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You Can Renovate Your Stairs

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

stairway

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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