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Stair Remodeling Green Valley AZ

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

Francis Moses
Floor Network
520-790-4010
677 W Vuelta Buril
Sahuarita, AZ
 
Green Valley Decorative Rock
(520) 625-2550
670 West Camino Casa Verde
Green Valley, AZ
 
Felix Manuel C Landscaping Maintenance & Service
(520) 625-2340
6845 West Wrangler Road
Sahuarita, AZ
 
Valencia Ace Hardware
(520) 883-4074
2820 West Valencia
Tucson, AZ
 
Arid Lands Greenhouses
(520) 883-9404
3560 West Bilby Road
Tucson, AZ
 
M J M Landscape Inc
(520) 625-8662
Po Box 415
Green Valley, AZ
 
Earth Adventure Landscaping Inc
(520) 625-3301
24250 South Viaduct Montana Vista
Green Valley, AZ
 
Outback Nursery
(520) 393-0443
18250 South La Canada Drive
Sahuarita, AZ
 
Baby G Landscaping Service
(520) 628-1342
4440 West Elvado Road
Tucson, AZ
 
Pioneer Landscaping Materials Inc
(520) 664-0200
6101 South Mann Avenue
Tucson, AZ
 

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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