Correct order to install new staircase?

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Posted by: from Saskatoon
4/13/2020 at 5:02:32 PM

We are renovating our basement into a home theatre and will be replacing the carpet and staircase. The Walnut treads and risers that are being used for the new staircase have already been cut and finished as they were originally going to be used for a different staircase in our 4-level-split home.

We are trying to do majority of the work ourselves, but don't know in which order things should be done.

We will be removing the old carpet and underlay as well as the old carpeted staircase. Should the new staircase be installed before or after the new carpeting is laid?

Correct order to install new staircase?
Correct order to install new staircase?
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Date/Time4/13/2020 at 7:37:24 PM

It would be a good idea to install the staircase first, then the carpet. This way the carpet can finish neatly to the stairs

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Tyler from Kirk's Renovations in London
Date/Time4/13/2020 at 7:42:19 PM

definitely install and finish the stairs first. Then the carpet can go right up to finished stairs. Walnut stairs are beautiful!

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Vaike in Saskatoon
Date/Time4/13/2020 at 9:08:24 PM

Thank you!!!

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Date/Time4/14/2020 at 1:01:03 PM


Stairs first, Then carpet.


Andrew Parker

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