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How to Create and Install Stringers, Risers and Treads

The DIY to the Rescue crew shows one family how to build and install stringers, risers and treads.

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Materials

  • construction adhesive
  • 1-lb. box of 3" deck screws
  • 2x6 boards
  • 2x4 boards
  • 2x12 boards
  • 3/4" plywood

Tools

  • miter saw
  • circular saw
  • hand saw
  • table saw
  • reciprocating saw
  • pry bar
  • hammer
  • pencil
  • measuring tape
  • framing square
  • framing nailer
  • drill
  • masonry bit
  • countersink bit
  • level

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