Bored with your staircase? Here are a ton of DIY staircase makeover ideas to inspire your stair remodel project!
There are many spaces in your home that are super functional. The kitchen, the bathrooms, the hallways. And of course, the stairways!
Just because a space is functional doesn’t mean that it can’t be beautiful, too.
Whether your stairwell is just plain boring or truly dated and offensive, there are many staircase remodel ideas for any space.
When assessing your stairs to plan, consider making changes to the:
- stair treads
- stair risers
- walls of the stairway
- hand rails
- newel post
There are tons of ideas for stairs that you can do yourself. Here are some DIY stairway projects that I love!
DIY staircase makeover ideas
Want to improve the look of your stairway? Here are a ton of DIY staircase makeover ideas to inspire you!
We transformed the steps to our playroom into a beautiful rainbow! Here's how to paint stair risers.
Updating stair risers is a great way to refresh a dated staircase.
Hanging a gallery wall can instantly make a stairwell feel more personalized and special.
This is about as simple and inexpensive as a staircase makeover can get. Replacing and refreshing caulk between the stairs and the wall, on the risers, and on any molding will instantly make your stairs look cleaner and totally refreshed.
How to Update Iron Stair Spindles and Other Stair Railing Ideas
This tutorial shows how to remove scrolls or other intricate detailing on existing iron balusters.
How to Replace Balusters to Update Your Stair Railing
Don't like your iron balusters? Here is how to remove them and replace them with wood balusters!
DIY Newel Post to Makeover Your Staircase
Newel posts can give your staircase a dated look. Here's a simple tutorial on how to modernize yours!
Staircase Makeover: How to Refinish Stairs
This makeover involves ripping almost everything out of the staircase and replacing it for a totally new look!
How To Paint A Stair Railing & Banister To Update That Oak
Sometimes all your staircase needs is a little paint! Here's a great guide on the best way to paint stair railings.
DIY Board and Batten Staircase
Board and batten is a great way to add personality to a boring stairwell. Here's how to do it!
Paint banister without taking it off the wall
This tutorial will show you exactly how to paint your hand rail - without having to take it off the wall!
Staircase Remodel Project: How to Paint Stairs
One option is to paint the stairs and risers themselves. Here is a guide showing you the best way to do that.
How to Install a Stair Runner: A Step-by-Step Guide
Want to add carpet to your stairs? Here is the best way to add a runner rug to a staircase.
How to Make Marimekko Wallpapered Stairs
Wallpaper can have a huge impact on stair risers. Here's how to install it!
From Carpet to Hardwood Staircase Makeover
This is a complete tutorial on how to go from carpeted stairs to wood and white ones!
EASY DIY Staircase Makeover Using Vinyl Plank Flooring
I love this idea for using vinyl plant flooring for a beautiful and interesting looking staircase.
What is your favorite staircase renovation idea?!
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