Posts tagged stair treads

California DIY stair runner project

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Customer decided to tackle a DIY project on his stairs. He had two different applications. One section of the stairs had treads and risers, while the other section of the stairs did not have any risers. The customer decided to apply a stair runner to the stairs that had risers and he decided to take the roll runner and apply it to the trea [...]

Match treads to an existing area rug&...

Match treads to an existing area rug…..
Our customer had an existing area rug made out of a Stanton Montpelier piece of carpet.  He emailed in to see if we could custom make stair treads to match. If the material exists, we can do it! The stairs in which needed the treads were straight, however,  the bottom six, flared out, so we planned on having the treads flare out as well. The [...]

Even a senior Citizen can install tre...

Even a senior Citizen can install treads.
Hello Meg, I received my stair treads quickly.  Thank you, they are beautiful. Yes, do put my treads on your website as an example of what a lone senior citizen can do with your beautiful carpet.  I am a certified senior citizen.  I know that because my government gave me the official membership card when they made me sign up for Medicare sev [...]

Area rugs to match your stairs

Area rugs to match your stairs
Once again, the Rug Depot assisted a customer in determining the best wearing treads for their situation. We fabricated treads and custom pie shapes for 2 steps and a mitered landing piece. The item chosen was item number:  143623 Persian Garden PG-07 Cocoa. To ensure a custom fit, we needed all the measurements of the stairs.  When the pro [...]

Switch backed Stair Case

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A challenging 3 story Switchback stair case. A very long project to restore the stairs and now just need the final touch. The goal was to keep the distance from the wall consistent on each run of this 3 story switchback staircase so one’s eye would see consistency. Hi Meg, I love the look of the landing pieces/ Jane Item: 161801 Roy [...]

Marley – no fear of climbing st...

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Rene called in to discuss options and qualities for her stairs. She has two stair cases that need to have a stair runner. A high quality and a high performance product was the goal. Understanding the differences in qualities, samples were ordered. Meg, “The samples arrived today. Thanks so much for getting these to us so quickly and fo [...]

Stair Treads – Less formal then...

Stair Treads – Less formal then a stair runner
Perhaps you are thinking that a stair runner is too formal for your home.  How about using stair treads as an option? A customer called into The Rug Depot to find out solutions to covering their stairs and landing without having to have the formal look of a roll runner. In this scenario our custom designer, fabricated for our client a set of [...]

Stair treads that spin….

Stair treads that spin….
Customer looking to paint their spiral stairs in the Dinning room. Wanted to stay in a soft tone and find treads to match.  We shopped many of the treads and came up with a winner! The customer sent me a template of the tread that they wished to cover. The stairs were painted and the treads were installed. After getting the project done, the [...]

Are your dogs having problems getting...

Are your dogs having problems getting up and down the stairs?
Are your dog’s having problems getting up the stairs?   Our customer Kristyn had two large dogs that needed to get up and down the stairs safely.   She needed treads and a matching landing piece. She choose Ancient Garden 57120-6737, a 1.0 million point synthetic product made by Dynamic.  These updated colors were chosen and th [...]

Installation with a mitre using a non...

Installation with a mitre using a non symmetrical pattern
Our customer loved the Dynamic Radiance 43003-6434 pattern.  Other rug companies indicated that the actual miter could not be done with this type of pattern. There are 7 steps up to a 90 degree landing and then they turn and go up 6 more steps.  Our installer plotted out the pattern to ensure the best pattern match for the landing.  The insta [...]