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Stair Remodeling Pickens SC

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

Nathan Hale
Pro Irrigation Repair
113 Kennedy St
Easley, SC
 
Tim Gaines
TCG WOODWORKS
(864) 933-9790
108 Blueberry Ln.
Pendleton, SC
 
Bill Cross
Cross Home Improvements
864-834-1623
217 N Rockview Drive
Greenville, SC
 
handyman spartanburg sc
864 205 8351
301 shewood dr
easley, SC
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Custom Home Service
(864) 235-1140
1408 W Bramlett Rd
Greenville, SC
 
Brian
Magic Mower Lawn Care Professionals
864-214-2127
220 Clemson Ave
Greenville, SC
 
Jeff Davis
Southern Custom Painting, Inc.
864-201-5590
422 Bright Water Lane
Greenville, SC
 
Jerry Home Repair
8642011482
P.O. Box 2185
Easley, SC

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Bob'S Home Remodeling
(864) 232-1410
7 W Stone Ave
Greenville, SC
 
Dias Home Repair & Renovations Inc
(864) 232-5899
2621 Poinsett Hwy
Greenville, SC
 
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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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