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Hardwood Stair Installation – Part 2

November 7, 2014 @ 9:28 pm
by Jesse England
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If you missed Part 1, you can catch up by following that link... OK, continuing on from where we left off -  So when I figured out my width of my treads, what I usually do is I will set my nosing piece in there, get it sitting in there where I want it, I'll look underneath, get an even space, I like to allow just a little bit of extra room, so it's not right tight against the riser part. So I got a little bit of play in there if I need it, maybe not even an eighth [...]

Stairs – Installing Hardwood

November 7, 2014 @ 8:10 pm
by Jesse England
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Today I am going to show how to install hardwood flooring onto your existing staircase. So you can see up top here, I've already done a couple of them, so we've used the same flooring that we used in the rest of the home, plus some stair nosing pieces, which is a special piece that is needed to do the very front edge of the stairs, on the upper tread part. So all the pieces were cut and glued in place. You could nail them if you want, just ends up being a lot of nail holes to fill. I [...]