Upgraded Staircase: Before

The setup: Atlanta-based Kara O'Brien renovates houses for a living, so when it came time to rescue the sagging staircase in her own 1911 Arts and Crafts home, she knew just what to do: strip off the brown paint and refinish the heart pine underneath. What wasn't so clear was how to solve the problems of no railing and lots of fingerprints. "My 5-year-old and her friends loved to put their hands all over the walls."
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