Creaking stairs.


Postby kev85 » Thu May 24, 2007 11:15 am

Please could somebody give me some advice on how to stop my stairs from creaking. I cannot gain access to my stairs from underneath to strengthen them from there so the only option I see I have is to screw them down. I have scewed each stair down in about 4 places along the riser on each stair but this has not stoped the creaking.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Postby thedoctor » Thu May 24, 2007 8:50 pm

Unless you can find the answer in our creaking floors and stairs project you need to get access from underneath.
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Postby wood butcher Graham » Fri May 25, 2007 12:20 pm

Try useing a bead of no nails or pannel adhesive squeezed between the tread and the riser and the string to take up any gaps
Not 100% but may allow you to creep in and not wake the misses
after a late night out
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