DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Flooring > Top Tread (replacment)




Help Support House Repair Talk by donating using the link above.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-24-2017, 09:35 AM  
bud16415
Fixer Upper
HRT_ADMIN.png
 
bud16415's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Erie Pa, Pa
Posts: 4,355
Liked 1447 Times on 1107 Posts
Likes Given: 779

Default

We used to soak the shucks from our black walnut trees nuts in turpentine or mineral spirits and strain it thru an old tee shirt and use that for dark stain.


bud16415 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2017, 05:28 PM  
Snoonyb
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 2,508
Liked 435 Times on 386 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

AMEN!
There is always a way, if you are willing to put forth the effort.
__________________
Illigitimas non-carborundum
Snoonyb is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Bending stair tread overlay for installation bozekk Flooring 1 09-05-2011 09:52 PM
no tread overhang on last step onto deck? bbxrider General Home Improvement Discussion 6 06-16-2010 05:31 PM
Bathtub replacment questions Tazman Plumbing Forum 6 02-21-2009 03:21 PM
Replacing tread and redoing old stairs Tinque General Home Improvement Discussion 3 12-02-2006 11:58 PM
Stairs - oak risers /tread anatase Framing and Foundation 2 07-31-2006 04:41 PM