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    Repair Antique 1903 Staircase in Pittsburgh (sags and coming out of wall)

    Please clarify. You initially said adding a stringer will not solve the problem. Tehn you said the stringer needs to be modified or replaced. Just trying to find out what you mean. Thank you.
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    Repair Antique 1903 Staircase in Pittsburgh (sags and coming out of wall)

    Thank you so much for your incredibly thorough reply and welcome. Your optimism certainly is reassuring! I will post updates on the project... Also, is there a limit to the amount of posts? Because I am not a handy person and just purchased a house from 1903, ooooops =D. Cheers!
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    Repair Antique 1903 Staircase in Pittsburgh (sags and coming out of wall)

    So we have had multiple carpenters/staircase experts/contractors come in and give their opinion... The most recent staircase expert (only does stairs) came in and recommended tearing it down and building a new staircase... 2 hours later I had a flooring expert come in and pretty much skip the...
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