Staircase Refinishing

Our Staircase Refinishing Process

  1. Setup dust & odor control equipment.
  2. Thoroughly mask off the work area.
  3. Hand strip your staircase to remove the old finish.
  4. Neutralize your staircase to remove any impurities.
  5. Make all necessary repairs to your staircase.
  6. Gently sand your staircase as necessary.
  7. Wipe on the stain color of your choice.
  8. Apply multiple coats of sealer, scuffing between coats.
  9. Spray multiple top coats of finish in the sheen of your choice.
  10. Remove masking materials and clean up job site.
  11. Go over 10 years craftsmanship guarantee with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to refinish a Staircase?

Refinishing costs can vary greatly due to the size, condition, and age of a Staircase. The easiest way to find out the cost is to email us a photo and measurements of your staircase to or call us to schedule an estimate at (636) 675-5033.

What if part of my Staircase was concealed by carpet?

The carpet can be removed and we can refinish the wood underneath to match the rest of the Staircase.

How long does it take to refinish a Staircase?

It can take anywhere from 2 to 5 business days to complete the refinishing process for a Staircase of average size.

Is Refinishing my Staircase messy?

That depends on who you hire. Elite Wood Refinishing uses state of the art dust & odor control equipment. We have a very thorough masking process which protects your home or business from damage. We clean up the job site at the end of each work day. On top of that, we thoroughly clean up the job site once the project is complete and we haul away all of our own trash.

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