WHO NEEDS STAIR NOSING? UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS
The basics of how stair nosing protects slippery stairs are simple. Construction projects involve goals, and considering floor safety is one of them. Paying attention to stair nosing and who needs it is also very important.
WHAT ARE THEY?
Often referred to as stair treads or stair edges basically cover the edge of stairs to protect them. When used as a non-slip product, they perform the extra function of increasing floor safety. In different environments, they can also be used to enhance poor light conditions.
In high traffic areas, Stair Nosing also prevents the surface of the slippery stairs from showing wear and tear.
See the Slip No More range of stair coverings.
WHAT MAKES THEM IMPORTANT?
Stair Nosing is a great solution to protect against slippery stairs. Stair nosing is what people stand on when using slippery stairs. This helps keep wear and tear down to a minimum. Another reason why stair nosing protects slippery stairs is that it covers stairs that look worn. As a cost-effective renovation solution, it is also quick and easy to apply.
Installing stair nosing on slippery stairs, it protects the people who walk on the stairs. Because stairs are dangerous when slippery, all building owners should take precautions to avoid slip and fall accidents.
Pedestrians use stairs in education facilities, office parks, sports stadiums, and homes. It is the responsibility of the building owner to make sure these stairs are safe to walk on. Using stair nosing also protects building owners from litigation.
Stair Nosing can also make your stairs look great.
WHICH IS THE BEST STAIR NOSING?
There are so many different types of stair nosing, all of which protect slippery stairs. When choosing stair nosing, remember that it has to perform two functions, safety and aesthetics.
Often when you have made the extra investment by adding stair nosing to your staircase, it is important to prolong the life span of the nosing to keep them in the best possible condition.
THREE TIPS TO PROLONG THE LIFE OF YORU STAIR NOSING
- USE APPROPRIATE CLEANING AGENTS TO PROTECT YOUR STAIR NOSING
- CHOOSE AN APPROPRIATE STAIR NOSING FOR YOUR ENVIRONMENT
- CHECK YOUR STAIR NOSINGS REGULARLY FOR SIGNS OF DAMAGE
OTI Tech has an interesting article about stair nosing. Check it out here
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