I recently went through this carpet->wood on stairs conversion myself. We had 17 stairs + a landing and an extra step up to the landing. I used pre-finished 5" maple planks (engineered) on the treads to match the wood in the rest of the house. We bought pre-finished nosing for each step ($$$). Allow me to share images about converting stairs from carpet to hardwood diy, staircase ideas, wood and carpet stairs combination, ideas for stairs instead of carpet, carpet to wood stairs transition, modern wood stairs, etc.
The exciting news is that i did get my carpet stairs converted to hard wood this was by far my biggest project to date now luckily for me my stairs are fairly simple in that it is just the risers and treads no banisters or newel posts to deal with 3 thoughts on quot converting carpeted stairs to hardwood quot robin says august 22 2014
I left the 5 upper stairs carpet and while it may seem strange it was the easiest place to stop the wood since our family room upstairs had carpeting it wasn x27 t visible from down stairs… it wasn x27 t visible from down stairs…
How to change stairs from carpet to laminate if you are looking to replace the carpet on your stairs with the look and feel of wood laminate flooring can be an affordable option when you remove
No messy demolition no guesswork just beautiful hardwood stairs in a matter of hours you can convert carpeted stairs to hardwood without the cost or hassle of total reconstruction are you ready to upgrade your staircase starecasing stairs so beautiful you can x27 t take your eyes off them click here to see our overview video
My husband and i are discussing ripping up our carpeted stairs and converting to stained wood unfortunately our stairs are made of waferboard and shims for the most part it will take time patience is virtue