A Big Project for the Ambitious DIY’er
Modular kits make design and installation easy for the DIY’er.
By Larry Walton Our first task for this loft project was to put in a new open rail, which made it look better and made it a lot safer. Next came the access ladder. The original ladder resembled a climbing wall more than a useful and easy access to the loft. Our goal […]
By Matt Weber I spent most of last spring building a big deck, so I wanted a big set of stairs to match. A width between seven to eight feet seemed like ample space for walking and be large enough to give the nearly 40-foot deck a visually complementary stair design. I had left the deck handrail unfinished […]
A step-by-step tutorial on constructing a stair case
Are you planning a new addition to your home or business and realize that you need a more convenient way to access the new area—but you don’t have room for a conventional stairway? Perhaps you’re adding a workout room on a lower level and need a way to get to that area from the master bedroom. Have you built a […]
Storage areas can easily be found by building above your garage. Install an attic access ladder and take advantage of the unused space.
New Stair Treads in No Time—Here’s How to Do It … By Matt Weber