How to Install Carpet on Stairs?

Well, after removing the old carpet, one must get rid of the tacks and strips, also do not try to reuse the old padding. Sweep down the area to be carpeted after removing any staples and nails. Next, measure the tread and riser and allow 3 inches per stair.The tools you will need are tack strips, measuring tape [of course]staples,or upholstery nails,knee pads, knee knickers, stair tools, utility knife, Hammer, and Safety glasses. Being a novice at this, it would probably be wise to purchase a Home Improvement Guide for more detailed step-by-step instructions. Oh, don’t forget that the instructions for ‘basic stairs’ will be different than your instructions for ‘spiral stairs. One more piece of advice, have fun! Look here for more information: