If you're looking for a quick project this spring, why not give your staircase some of the good, good DIY lovin'?
Stencils (love that the patterns are united by one color way):
Mosaics (an advanced project, but wow…)
Simple wallpaper swatches:
Chalk board paint (!):
Painted Mural (you could also slice up a mural-style poster and apply it like wallpaper):
A simple painted 'runner':
Mirrored tile (they come in sheets, which would help make this quick
work compared with trying to execute a mosaic…):
Let's not forget the spindles and banisters!
5 small bottles of craft paint can yeild tons of personality:
Why not mix it up? Paint the banister black and the spindles white for a fresh, graphic vibe: