And the demolition and new stair rails and banister begins. The old stairs were oak and stained but we are over laying it with the floor planks we are installing in the rest of the house. There is a lot of pounding noise as nails and wood are being demolished. I can hear the sawing now outside as the new ‘skirt’ and post are being cut.
BEFORE DURING DEMO
With my new found love of painting everything in sight again (something I did from the age of 23 – @ 43), I had a serious thought about just painting the old, original treads.