Finally finished the cherry stair treads

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Forum topic by jtm posted 04-24-2014 06:08 AM 1073 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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04-24-2014 06:08 AM

Hi everyone.

I finally finished making the cherry stair treads.

These are for my parent’s house.

I know it’s a sacrilege to stain cherry lumber like this, but my mother wanted these to match her new cabinets.

I’ll post pics of the staircase when these are installed this weekend.

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#1 posted 04-24-2014 10:46 PM

I actually think it’s fairly common to stain cherry: Because it changes color so much over time, many people prefer to try to pick a color early. Looking good!

-- Dan Lyke, Petaluma California,

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