Look of the Week: Style for Stairs


Here are some great ways to add style to your wood stairs - think basement stairs, stairs that need a quick cosmetic fix, a desire to inject pattern, or to simply make hardwood stairs less slippery for kids and pets. Graphic tile, above, adds instant personality.


Love the simple look of this grey stripe on white painted stairs.


The pattern and texture of this inset neutral runner is fantastic.




A runner can also offer an opportunity to introduce bold color and pattern.

This website offers a great collection of tread sets to suit many styles.


Still not excited? How about piano stairs?

For those of you who are the ambitious, DIY types, here is a carpet runner tutorial. 


(Images via Pinterest)

March 2, 2018