Monthly Archives: March 2013

Iron Balusters: Comparing “Apples to Apples

Like all of the other stair parts in my “you get what you pay for” series, Iron Balusters are no different.  The quality variations between one iron baluster and another are not drastic but enough that you should understand the difference so you don’t compare the two different styles when considering price. Iron balusters come… Read More »

Stair Parts List

Here is a simple list of the stair parts you  will need to create your new or remodeled banister.  Balustrades can be broken down into two types that are in turn reduced into several components.  In order to determine the stair parts you will need for your specific balustrade you will need to consider each… Read More »

How to prevent Squeaky Stairs

Many of our customers want to know how to fix their squeaky stair treads.  While there are a couple of ways to address this issue, the best think you  can do is prevent squeaky stairs in the first place.  Today, I will try and help you with both possibilities. Stair treads can squeak whenever there… Read More »