Stairs is that portion of the house/condo which cannot be ignored. This is something through which you can reach the house/condo properly; by stepping on to it we reach our destination very easily. Obviously there are some maintenance required for the betterment and beautification of the stairs, which is not otherwise needed but it’s better to have it before the stairs get hurt. Yeah! The reason of using the word hurt with the stairs is because; it shows the poor maintenance of the house/condo plus destroys the look of the house badly. Talking about stairs beautification and maintenance brings us to the topic of stairs tread, unknown to most of the people although stairs tread has been witnessed in so many houses, still it is difficult to understand and identify it that’s the stair tread. So let’s discuss few details and benefits of stair treads in Brisbane.
What is a tread?
Stair tread is simply a flat piece of wood, which is placed on every step of stair. It was initially invented in order to enhance the visibility of the old age; usually old people are unable to locate the next step because of the color and angle. But with the help of the stair tread, distinguishing color can very easily make it visible for the person to locate the next step. Moreover, the beautification element was also very important, instead of painting the stair steps differently, the developed this idea of placing the wooden flat bars on the stairs. Even before all this there was the time when aluminum strips were placed on the edges of the stairs step, which make it visible for the people stepping on, but due to poor durability it was replaced by the wooden treads, which not only provides the beautiful look but also enhances the visibility.
How to install a stair tread oneself:
This is not something very easy as it sounds, but still nothing is impossible with the help of some tools, glue and wooden pieces things can be handled at home very easily. There is something which is meant to be easier installation of stair tread is something relevant to it. Before anything just clean the surface of the stairs and even before that measure the height and width of the stair step so that wooden pieces can be arranged likewise, after cutting the wooden pieces place the glue on the wooden pieces (the side which one has to attach with the surface of the stairs). The best thing is to put the glue and not screw or nail it as it will be very difficult to remove it somewhere in future (if needed). Visit this website to find out more details.