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How to Repair Stairs

How to Repair Stairs

If you are carpeting stairs there may be some repairs which need doing first The three most common faults with stairs are creaking (caused by the supporting timbers working loose), worn ‘nosings’ – that is the front edge of each step losing its perfectly rounded shape – and loose balusters and handrails. CURING STAIR CREAKS […]

How to Fix Stairs

How to Fix Stairs

Methods of stair construction vary greatly, and consequently repair procedures differ. So before undertaking repair operations, study your stairway to determine how it has been built. There are two major residential stairway types: the straight run and the platform. Apart from its treads, the straight-run stairway has no level spot on the run as the […]