Staircase Runners offer a great solution in adding safety and comfort to your bare stairs.
When considering adding a staircase runner keep in mind the width of your stairs. Measure from one end to another taking into consideration the widest point. Most runner staircase rugs are available in 26", 27" & 31" widths.
For stairs that measure 3 feet in width a 26" Width is recommended.
For wider stairs such as 4 feet or 5 feet a 31" Width runner is
A good rule of thumb to remember is to keep, 4" of bare wood on either side of the stair runner.
Make sure you use a quality rug pad to prevent premature wear, slippage and rug matting.