How do I cut stair stringers?

Answer Rise and Steps CalculationsMeasure the total stair rise from floor to floor. Divide the total rise by 7 inches for the number of steps, rounding the number up or down to increase or decrease the st... Read More »

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How to Cut Stair Stringers?

It is important to know how to create the stairs backbone if you decide to build your own stairs for your house or deck. Stair stringers are the support structures for stairs. This article will tel... Read More »

How to Make a Set of Stair Stringers?

Laying out stair stringers can be intimidating for the first-time builder. Stringers are the backbone of your staircase. As such, they must be marked and cut accurately or the runners and risers on... Read More »

How to Modify Stair Stringers?

Stair stringers are the diagonal braces that run alongside and support the treads, or steps, and risers of the stair case. The stringer is notched to fit the horizontal tread and the vertical riser... Read More »

How to Calculate Stair Stringers?

Stair stringers are the boards that lie at an angle to support the treads of a stairway. They're usually 2-inch by 12-inch boards, cut on one side in a saw-tooth pattern that's spaced according to ... Read More »