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Has anyone painted their whole staircase?

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SymphonyofShadows Tue 08-Dec-15 14:52:55

If so, what did you do to make the treads non slip? We are doing ours at the moment and I can't decide between those tiny balls that you add to paint or a non slip decking-type clear topcoat which will stink until it's dry.

bilbodog Tue 08-Dec-15 16:04:21

We have but we didn't put anything on to make it non slip - we like the daily challenge (grin)

SymphonyofShadows Tue 08-Dec-15 16:11:22

I just know that DS2 will go A over T if we don't, he is good a falling over on deceptively flat surfaces. Did you paint the whole thing in one colour or have a contrast on the treads?

amarmai Tue 08-Dec-15 19:28:03

me too - just put several coats of varnish to protect my artistic work!

HelloItsMeAgain Tue 08-Dec-15 20:05:53

Be very careful how you paint. Do not paint up. Then down and find yourself trapped in the middle <Iamafuckwit emoticon>

SymphonyofShadows Wed 09-Dec-15 08:04:49

Oops Hello! I'm undercoating today, still undecided about the which anti-slip method to use we are very clumsy. Time for a good old google

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