Robyn said that everything got one coat of primer and two coats of paint (either dark brown or white). She also said there was a lot of painting and repainting around spindles to make sure that white areas were only white (with no brown smears) and vice versa. I don't doubt it! 8. Next, the stair treads got two coats of espresso brown. Listed below are pictures about stair redo with painted treads and beadboard risers 11, dark wood stairs with white risers, black stair risers, modern black and white stairs, black stairs, stairs with white risers and dark treads, etc.
She painted just the riser white and fixed that problem the stairs are stained dark going up is a snap good lighting needed when coming down reply cancel laurel bern march 14 2016 12 37 pm hi ann i forgot to put this in the post but for most staircases the riser should be white the only exceptions are for a more rustic
If you are choosing to paint your risers and stain your treads risers almost always look best painted white no matter the color of stain dark stains are better for hiding imperfections on these heavy traffic areas stains are generally more durable than paint and lighter tread paints may begin showing scuffs and marks before stains or
Sep 17 2014 staircase photos if we were to do photos in the front instead of gr wall choose black frames with black and white as shown above more information dark wood stairs and white risers on stairs with dark stained wood railing
For painting the white risers i love using the small rollers that i mentioned in my supplies list they work really well with my favorite white paint i use the rollers on the risers and a little bit on the sides and i cut in and painted the rest with my good brush just look at the bad shape the stairs were in
The reason the stain varnish could drip onto the steps risers and you would have to redo parts of the steps after just doing them as far as staining manufactured wood if the top layer of the flooring is actually wood veneer then yes you can stain and paint it