Dark stair treads..lighter floors

belfemMarch 18, 2011

Do stair treads and wood floor stains have to match? I would love to stain my stairs red mahogany. The risers are painted white. My floors have a cherry stain.

If you have samples of darker stair treads and lighter floors, I'd love to see them.

Thanks!

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Floortech

We call them accent treads. Elegant to say the least. Good luck.

    Bookmark   March 19, 2011 at 2:29PM
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woodfloorpro

It is very traditional to have darker treads than floors.

    Bookmark   March 19, 2011 at 6:58PM
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