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g_newport 07-14-2012 01:57 PM

Stairway tread
What type of wood should I use for indoor stairs.

DannyT 07-14-2012 02:09 PM

exposed or carpeted or painted?

g_newport 07-14-2012 02:25 PM

It's got carpet on it

g_newport 07-14-2012 02:26 PM

I'm wanting to take the carpet up

joecaption 07-14-2012 05:23 PM

That's up to and how you want it to look and how much money you want to spend.
Most common are pine and red oak but there's dozens of other wood they can come in.
Just Google "stair treads" to see some ideas.

Awoodfloorguy 07-15-2012 07:31 PM

You may have wood under the carpet. It does not hurt to check. Then you could save a lot by just refinishing these. If you don't the most common woods on stairs would be oak or maple.

Millertyme 07-15-2012 09:25 PM

Whatever your floors are or are going to be

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