Posts tagged treads

Custom treads made out of finished ru...

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This customer wanted botanical treads. Not finding finished treads that she loved, we turned our search to finished runners. The goal would be for Rug Depot to take the finished runners and cut them into treads. The customer found a collection called Somerset which had a fantastic pattern, ST64 and it fit the bill. Decisions on where to cut [...]

Taking your Stairway bannister into c...

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This customer chose a pattern that would highlight the banister on the stairs. Though this customer chose to do treads, this product also comes as a continuous stair runner. Item: 149585 Central Oriental Radiance Elegant 5614.81 26″ x 9″ treads Item: 1406125 Central Oriental Radiance Elegant 5614.81 26″ roll runner This [...]

Mitering a stair runner piece to coor...

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Many customers ask, “Is it possible to buy a set of stair treads and then have a piece made for the 90 degree landing in a stair case?” That is just our specialty!! The fabricators at The Rug Depot are very hard to stump! We can fabricate pie shaped turns, 90 degree turns, curves, area rugs, wider stair runners and much more. 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 [...]

Internet customer: Custom stair tread...

"Scout" our American Eskimo
Together we tried to find options of patterns that would offer enough material to fabricate the landings and pies. The fabrication went smoothly and off the treads went to our customer. Hi Meg, Let me know if one of these pictures works. “Scout” our American Eskimo is the Vanna White showcasing how much he likes the new stair treads. He [...]

Approaching your stair landing in two...

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Our internet customer needed a runner for new wood stairs. Here challenge was that as you walked up the stairs, you could approach the landing in two different direction. After conversations, the customer chose to have The Rug Depot custom make stair treads vs using the stair runner, for they did not want to cover up all their hard wood. The [...]

Who said that “pie” shape...

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Many local stores could not fabricate treads for “pie” shaped steps. Our customer Lynn, called us to help. She needed treads for 6 regular shaped stairs and 5 “pie” shaped steps. Trying to use a “regular tread” on a pie shaped step would not fit nor look proper. The Rug Depot took on the project. Since the [...]

Dog Steps

Dog Steps
A Customer was purchasing a set of steps for her bed so that her dogs could get up to the bed. “My two small dogs are really not happy that I have to lift them up and take them off of my bed (I have recently purchased a new mattress.) They are looking forward to the #dogsteps and #carpettreads as much as I am.” The Rug Depot wil [...]