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Stair Remodeling Newberry SC

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

Cookbook Corner
(803) 945-7360
1405 Broad River Road
Pomaria, SC
 
Waites & Waites
(803) 345-9459
1525 Old Lexington Highway
Chapin, SC
 
Chapin Equipment Co.
(803) 345-2083
220 Saint Peters Church Rd
Chapin, SC
 
Advantage Service Inc
(803) 932-7171
933 Holy Trinity Church
Little Mountain, SC
 
A Green Earth Car Care Solution
8032073341
214 Alpha St
Rock Hill, SC

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McKee Landscaping
(803) 694-3454
111 North Church Street
Whitmire, SC
 
Outdoor Services Inc
(803) 345-0211
310 Amicks Ferry Road
Chapin, SC
 
Magnolia Landscaping & Maintenance CO
(803) 345-3468
1036 Main Street
Little Mountain, SC
 
Frederick + Frederick Architects
8435228422
38 Meridian Road
Beauforts, SC

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NiteLites of Asheville Outdoor Lighting
8642778778
521 Shirley Circle
Anderson, SC

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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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