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Stair Remodeling Honolulu HI

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

King's A/C Service
8087281405
1050 Bishop st. #311
Honolulu, HI

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Home Depot Inc The
(808) 674-6120
4600 Kapolei Pkwy
Kapolei, HI
 
Right on Repair
(808) 699-3400
1617 Keeaumoku Street #1201
Honolulu, HI
 
All Pro Garage Door Repair
(808) 271-2772
3292 A Winam Avenue
Honolulu, HI
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
2886 PAA ST
HONOLULU, HI

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Green Builder's Depot
8088399700
550 Paiea st. Suite 126
Honolulu, HI

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Ivan Gomez
Save On Solar
808-372-6691
2228 kaala way
honolulu, HI
 
Re-Bath Of Hawaii
(808) 548-2284
1130 N Nimitz Hwy Suite A123B
Honolulu, HI
 
Heritage Roofing LLC
(808) 348-4932
445 Seaside Avenue #801
Honolulu, HI
 
Derek Arthur's Painting Corp
(808) 216-4531
758 Kapahulu Ave #175
Honolulu, HI
 
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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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