Stairs can become a nightmare for anyone especially when you are trying to find your way out down the stairs during a power cut. As the time passes the stone staircases tend to become smooth and slippery and their edges wear off and the wooden staircases tend to chip off. If you have old parents, toddlers or growing children in your home things may worsen as they are more prone to accidental falls and slipping down the stairs. Many of us have a tendency to miss a couple of steps while climbing up or down the stairs in hurry which may lead to our fall and a broken back.
One cannot simply get rid of staircases as they are an integral part of any systematic house. There are many ways to make staircases accident free. One such option is to use staircase rugs or stair runners. They are special type of rugs which can be nailed or glued to your staircase to reduce the impact of the fall. They provide enough friction during the fall so that the person can recover his/her balance easily and even if he/she slip the injuries are minimal.
Quality of stair runners should not be compromised as they will require high maintenance and have limited lifespan. In order to last your rug long enough you should not settle for a cheap rug in first place. These rugs can be matched with the carpets in your house or can easily be customised according to the stair case itself. There are plenty of options available to choose from online portals.