Great tutorial on how to replace carpet on staircases and then install new stair treads... at a cheap cost rather than buying them premade from some website thats waaayyy more expensive... exactly the info I was looking for!
Week 20: How to Install New Stair Treads - Southern Hospitality
Monochrome chic. Simple is best in a narrow hallway. White painted stairs make them appear wider and the grey runner is both practical and elegant. Seek out a slim console - vintage or modern - thats useful and decorative but not space-consuming.