The Hardwood Lumber Company manufactures high quality retrofit stair treads and at affordable prices. You will be very happy with the quality of our soft maple retrofit stair treads. Our retrofit stair treads are milled with new state of the art equipment. We can make the retrofit stair treads with a left or right hand return. Or we can make them with a double end return to any length. Soft maple retrofit stair treads are available in standard sizes or can be custom made to your specifications. Retrofit stair treads are also available in almost any other hardwood species. Retrofit stair treads are also available in almost any other hardwood species. Custom size retrofit stair treads can also be made. We offer various texture options on our retrofit stair treads including, handscraped, wire brushed, sawcut, and distressed. All our wood stair parts including retrofit stair treads and risers can be ordered unfinished or prefinished with tread coat, a very durable two-component, commercial grade conversion varnish specifically made for high traffic ares. We can also stain your wood stair treads and risers with a standard stain color or apply a custom stain of your choice. We also provide stain match service. Choose from our standard sizes or contact us for a custom wood stair tread quote. Our standard stair treads are a full 1" thick. Each return is 1-1/4" wide and extends 1-1/2" past back side of the tread. left or right return is determined by standing at bottom of the stairs looking up. Stair treads and risers over 48" long may be slightly oversize with uneven ends.
Retrofit stair treads are made to fit over your existing stairs. Our retrofit stair treads have a 1" thick bullnose with a 1-1/4" overhang. The body is 3/4" thick.
All sizes are overall, including the return(s). For example, a single return 36" tread will have a 34-3/4" throat size, a double return 48" tread will have a 45-1/2" throat size.
All wood stair parts are custom made to order. Unfinished wood stair parts ship in 2 to 3 weeks. Prefinished wood stair parts ship in 3 to 4 weeks.
For examples of our products, view our stair parts gallery.
In most respects soft maple is very similar to hard maple. Generally soft maple sapwood is greyish white. The heartwood varies from light to dark reddish brown. Soft Maple is usually straight-grained and has low shock resistance. Soft maple is about 25 percent less hard than hard maple. The soft maple we use for our products is selected for a white color. We use only the higher quality grades of Soft Maple lumber for our products.