However, while the board and batten will stay, the plan for the stairs is going to be altered. Mostly, because the stairs are in super rough shape. And, I’ve already spent hours trying to get all the staples out, without even beginning to address the adhesive that is everywhere.
Plus, I have heard some folks say the stairs get slick, which is deadly to a klutz like I am. (And, Ryan could injure himself in a padded room.)