Why are stairs called 'stairs' inside but 'steps' ouside?

Answer because stairs actually refers to the staircase, which is not the steps themselves but the walls on either side of the steps. The walls are called a staircase in which steps are placed. This has ov... Read More »

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Why are they called stairs inside but steps outside?

It`s down to the position of the feet. lol

How to Install Carpet on Stairs and Steps?

Installing carpet on stairs and steps will help reduce the noise of everyday use. Carpet also will cover scratches or wear and tear that occur over time. When installing carpet on stairs and steps,... Read More »

Ideas for Painting Stairs or Steps?

Non-carpeted stairs need frequent paint jobs to keep them looking neat, clean and fresh. Use your imagination to incorporate an artistic design into the stairs that adds visual interest and color. ... Read More »

Whats the differents between steps and stairs?