From there they will also sand your stairs before the stain can be applied evenly. A special primer is then applied followed by two coats of glossy paint in any color.
Choose semigloss or gloss paint both are easier to keep clean than flat paint.
Paint or stain garage stairs. Ps previously i had used a paint with texture on the garage floor and stairs that i left on and did not sand down. Graphus brings up a good point about foot traffic which should be kept in mind for your stairs. Blogger diane ripped out old carpet and refreshed her hardwood stairs with a little paint and wood stain for less than 25.
If your stairs are already painted and you d like to stain instead professional painters will need to expertly strip the existing paint from the stairs. That way you can remove any paint you get on the treads before staining them. These two toned white and brown stairs from in my own style are proof that painted stairs work in any home.
Painted stairs don t have to be bold. Exterior stain is fine as well just maybe a little overkill. I also keep a rug in front of the stairs to wipe little paws off.
You have no concerns from that front in a garage hence indoor stain is fine. Once the stairs are ready it s best to start by painting the risers. The paint had a bit of grit in it so that will help to avoid any slips and slides on the stairs.
A fresh coat of paint can transform your staircase without a lot of money. And painted risers are relatively easy to protect from stain.