Sometimes maintenance projects are only exciting when you’re finished, and can step back and enjoy the results. This weekend’s project involved updating the hand rails on the stairs with fresh paint that matches the front door. In a previous post, Curb Appeal, I featured the front door with the color Iron Ore from Sherwin-Williams. I’m still in […]
Our house was built in 2000. I’m pretty sure that was right at the height of using orange oak for trim work, kitchen cupboards, and banisters…..because this house was FULL of it when we moved in. (Remember the kitchen we overhauled?? And the window trimming we changed? Oh, and the fireplace mantel and hearth we …
This is hands down the best gel stain for your oak banisters. If you use this stain, your staircase rennovation will be easy! Plus, we go over the benefits of using gel stain compared to traditional stain or paint & how to apply gel stain. #banister #staircase
There comes a time when your staircase banisters need a makeover. Maybe it's when you're looking through your teenager's prom photos and are distracted by the unattractive 90s railing, or maybe it's when you notice the paint chipping from where your now 8-year-old dog once chewed the banisters as a puppy. In any case, there's always a DIY solution to your banister woes and perhaps you just need one of these ideas to freshen things up.