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Step By Step: 5 Practical Tips for Painting Stairs
A staircase can either be a breathtaking focal point or an unfortunate eyesore. When it comes to making a positive first impression, a coat of paint can go a long way. Especially for a beat-up staircase that's in need of some TLC.
Stairs get a lot of foot traffic. They have to be able to weather some serious wear and tear. That's why painting stairs isn't as straightforward as it seems. Here are some tips for making your staircase makeover last.
1. Painting Stairs: How to Make it LastThere are so many options to choose from when it comes to painting stairs. You can choose a warm stain to bring out a staircase's natural wood grain. Or you can paint them a bright color to really make them pop.
Whatever coat you choose for your space, you want to be sure it's going to last. If you also paint the spindles and banister of your stairs then you should use a separate paint or stain.
For your stairs' steps, you will need a paint that is going to be able to withstand the constant traffic. That's why we recommend using a porch and floor paint. It's best to choose a low luster color so dust won't stand out. Glossy paint will only make ... more
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