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Stair Remodeling Somerton AZ

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

Adonai Construction
(928) 627-0074
1683 E Main St
Yuma, AZ
 
Loebig R Construction
(928) 783-6760
1877 S 1st Ave
Yuma, AZ
 
Richardson'S Renovation
(928) 726-9047
2383 W 22nd Ln
Yuma, AZ
 
Yuma Gadget Guy
928-210-3738
Fully Mobile Repair Service
Yuma, AZ
Services
Fixing, Building, Beautifying, and Consulting.
Licenses / Certifications
Not a licensed contractor
Years in Business
Year round in Yuma since 2002

Whitey Wiles Construction
(928) 783-4339
1690 E 20th St
Yuma, AZ
 
Royal Electric
(928) 782-1932
311 W 17th Pl
Yuma, AZ
 
Craftmaster Construction Company
(928) 344-2536
2860 S Avenue B
Yuma, AZ
 
Lowe'S Home Improvement Warehouse
(928) 317-0119
115 W 32nd St
Yuma, AZ
 
Sun Country Restoration
(928) 783-0349
3121 E 33rd Pl
Yuma, AZ
 
Benson's Home Repair INC.
928 446 5837
2579 E county 16th ST
Yuma, AZ
Services
plumbing/electrical/carpentry
Licenses / Certifications
219478
Membership Organizations
sunrise rotary
Years in Business
7

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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