With my last carpet, a berber, i didn't feel the nails or the tack str*p - so much so, i didn't even know tack strips existed. Now i can't forget. Every time i go up and down the stairs, i can sometimes feel the nails, but i can always feel the wooden tack str*p itself, making the stairs uneven. Listed below are gallery about can feel tack str*p as well as nails on stairs what to do, latest carpet trends for stairs, stair nosing, stair treads, modern stair runners, waterfall vs tucked carpet, etc.
First of all make sure you have the following equipment they will be used in cleaning the stairs carpet stiff scrub brush this is a brush with stiff bristles for loosening the debris that has stuck and hardened on the stair carpet a vacuum cleaner this will help in s ck ng loose dirt off your rug
1 fold back the loose piece of carpeting to expose the stair tread 2 reattach the tackless str p to the stair tread making sure you don x27 t nail it back into the old nail holes 3 pull the carpet around the nosing and use a knee kicker to stretch the carpet tight across the stair tread 4
This room needed carpet stretching in several places you can see the video above how to stretch carpet in a large room with loose carpet we stretch it with a carpet stretcher knee kickers aren x27 t enough to pull carpet tight in a room this big
Tape there may be a seam almost anywhere on stair carpet if cats continuously tug on a single area the seam can pull loose causing a flap or split
Fixing loose carpet on stairs first you need to find the reason why the carpet is loose from there you can decide the best approach to solve the problem if your carpet is worn out due to high traffic you do not have many alternatives you can fix the carpet ruined from high traffic or replace it