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Stair Remodeling Winnemucca NV

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

Kenison Russell Northern Nevada Turf Farm
(775) 623-4133
9505 South Buffalo Road
Winnemucca, NV
 
Winnemucca Nursery Landscaping & Concrete Design
(775) 625-1531
5015 Grass Valley Road
Winnemucca, NV
 
Mountain High Lawns
(775) 782-5086
2222 Park Pl
Minden, NV
 
Creto World Wide
8007988470
P.O. Box 72795
Las Vegas, NV

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Optimum Marketing
7023611872
8560 S Eastern Ave
Las Vegas, NV

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Humboldt Lawn & Landscape
(775) 625-3550
Po Box 485
Winnemucca, NV
 
Burlap & Landscape Supply Company
(702) 253-9721
5340 Cameron Street Suite 19
Las Vegas, NV
 
Wood Richard D Architect
(775) 825-3892
1075 La Guardia Lane
Reno, NV
 
Precision Garage Door Las Vegas
7028915266
3175 West Ali Baba Lane
Las Vegas, NV

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Foam Insulation Solutions
7757860769
550 W. Plumb Lane B4122
Reno, NV

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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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