How to Install New Stair Treads and Risers

How to tear off and install new treads and risers

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Your old treads and risers will be put on with either nails or screws. If nails, just set the nails to make the removal easy!

Your old treads and risers will be put on with either nails or screws. If nails, just set the nails to make the removal easy!

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Once done measure your riser first

Once done measure your riser first

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Also measure top to bottom

Also measure top to bottom

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If they are out of square you will have to use a adjustable square and then transfer that to the tread or riser

If they are out of square you will have to use a adjustable square and then transfer that to the tread or riser

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Put a nail in the top and bottom being sure to nail into the stringers

Put a nail in the top and bottom being sure to nail into the stringers

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Put a Bead of liquid nail on stringer and a little on the riser

Put a Bead of liquid nail on stringer and a little on the riser

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Put a nail in the back

Put a nail in the back

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Put a nail in the front at each stringer being sure to hit the stringer

Put a nail in the front at each stringer being sure to hit the stringer

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Finished product

Finished product

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