Paneling a Stairway

duffydawgNovember 12, 2013

I am building a Shingle Style home and wish to panel the stairway from basement to second floor, including the underside of the stairs. I thought paneling came premade but I guess not. Carpenter has a quote of $11K to do this with painting, caulking and installing with crown. Anyone familiar with paneling. Is this reasoned?

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weedyacres

Do you have an inspiration photo of what you want this to look like that you can post?

    Bookmark   November 13, 2013 at 12:23PM
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noodlesportland

seriously? For 11K I would try to think outside of the box.
What is the look you are striving for? I wonder if you are thinking of the white panel board ( sorry I simply cannot think of the words) like an apron in a dining room--?
I do not think that real wood paneling has been manufactured since the 60's.
Please more info about what you are looking for.

    Bookmark   November 16, 2013 at 12:26AM
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sloyder

might want to check this company out, they make custom kits for the stairway.

Here is a link that might be useful: wainscoating

    Bookmark   November 16, 2013 at 5:15PM
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