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Building finished basement stairs.

The finished basement stairs for this project will be built with prefinished maple treads from lumber liquidators and 1×12 clear pine stringers and 1×8 clear pine risers. The stringers and risers will have a clear sanding sealer applied under four coats of water-based … Continue reading

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Hanging sheetrock in new stairway area

After the  staging is built, the new sheetrock in the ceiling and upper sections of the stairway are hung and the old sheetrock is patched. After the ceiling and upper sections are hung the lower sections are hung. The sheetrock … Continue reading

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Electrical work in New Stairway

New recessed light The electrician has cleaned up the old wiring and has  added a new box for the refrigerator , two boxes for plugs on the new countertop  and a box for a switch for  the new recessed lights. … Continue reading

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Basement level wall framing for new basement stairs

New walls in the basement, framed  around  the new basement stairs, will allow the new open stairway (as part of the first floor space) to be closed off from the basement. The walls were framed 16″ o.c. with a pressure … Continue reading

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