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Stair Remodeling Menasha WI

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

Curtis L. Biggar
Curtis L. Biggar, Architect
(920) 716-2420
4400 West Pine Street
Appleton, WI
 
Baldwin Building Improvements
9204865638
127 First St
Menasha, WI

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Andropolis Painting LLC
(920) 810-2267
3142 N Longwood Ln
Appleton, WI
 
Home Service Store
(920) 968-4655
4650 W Spencer St
Appleton, WI
 
Case Remodeling
(920) 731-6500
2339 W Wisconsin Ave
Appleton, WI
 
Tim Shew
CT Electric
920-420-3207
5783 Erie Street
Butte des Morts, WI
 
Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling
(920) 882-9287
2225 Northern Rd
Appleton, WI
 
C&C Home Improvements
(920) 540-4660
1408 W Seneca Dr
Appleton, WI
 
The HONEY DO LIST MAN
(920) 843-8574
341 Plummers Harbor Rd
Neenah, WI
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Home Improvement, Maintenance, Handyman
Licenses / Certifications
State Wi. Journeyman, Maintenance, Handyman Licenses
Membership Organizations
Building Trades
Years in Business
20 plus years

J & B Home Improvement Co
(920) 731-3306
73 Bellevue Pl
Appleton, WI
 
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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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