Stair Treads Buyers Guide

Stair Treads, Durable Commercial Treads for Stairs

Rubber Stair Treads, Vinyl Treads for Commercial Stairs

Choosing Your Rubber Stair Treads

As you explore our selection of commercial rubber stair treads, consider the following factors to help you choose the right product for your project.

  1. Traction and Slip Resistance: Stair treads are available with a variety of finishes and designs to maximize traction. Some also feature contrasting abrasive grit strips for improved traction.
  2. Durability: You'll find that many of our stair treads offer excellent durability. Some are backed by 5- or 10-year warranties.
  3. Amount of Traffic: Consider the amount of traffic that your stairwell will see. Areas that see particularly high traffic, such as schools or hospitals, will need commercial-grade stair treads designed for that intense use.
  4. LEED Points: If you're working on a project where you need LEED points, a number of our stair treads can contribute.
  5. Special Features: Some of our stair treads offer additional features, such as being compliant with ADA Accessibility Guidelines, being suitable for the visually impaired, and being fire resistant.
  6. Colors: Most of our stair treads are available in a wide variety of colors, so you can get the exact appearance that you're looking for. Most treads also have matching components available.
  7. Length: Our stair treads are available in a variety of lengths, ranging from 3 to 6 feet wide, so they're suitable for virtually any stairwell that you will encounter.
  8. Cleaning and Maintenance: Most stair treads are designed to be easy to clean, saving you time. Some treads need to be stripped and waxed to maintain their appearance, while others integrate waxes into the treads to eliminate the need for stripping and waxing.

We've outlined a few of our rubber stair treads below to help you get started.

Endura Flecksibles Stair Treads

Endura Flecksibles Stair Treads are highly durable and comfortable, while also creating a stunning look in any space. These commercial rubber stair treads feature a proprietary built in wax that emerges over the life of the product. The wax helps to reduce soiling while also allowing the stair treads to be maintained without repeated waxing and stripping, which dramatically reduces your maintenance time and costs.

It's easy to work with these rubber step treads, because they pair wonderfully with the Uni-Color tiles. You can easily pair the stair treads and tiles together for a unified, blended flooring look without worrying about clashing patterns or colors. Since the treads are available in 17 different color options and a sculptured or LVS square surface profile, you'll have plenty of selection for every project.

These treads are backed by a 10-year warranty.

Endura Solid Color Rubber Stair Treads

The Endura Solid Color Rubber Stair Treads make a popular choice for commercial projects. These stair treads are crafted from a unique rubber formulation which offers excellent slip resistance and helps to reduce footfall noise. These stair treads rubber help to increase comfort and safety in busy commercial spaces. Additionally, a built-in wax requires no stripping or waxing, reducing your maintenance time and costs.

These rubber treads are available in 20 different solid colors. You can also choose from square or round top surface pattern profiles for the exact appearance that you want. Matching rubber risers and skirting are also available.

These stair treads are backed by a 10-year warranty and contribute to LEED points for your project.

Linear Series Commercial 150 Vinyl Stair Treads

The Linear Series Commercial 150 Vinyl Stair Treads are a great option for areas that receive normal traffic levels. These treads have a unique grooved surface that maximizes traction and helps to reduce the risk of accident.

Choose from 20 different color options, and select from square or round nosing for the exact style that you're looking for. Matching components are available.

If you're looking to maximize your project's LEED points, these stair treads can contribute. The treads are made with 23% raw material, and come with a 5-year warranty.

Linear Series Visually Impaired Safety Rubber Stair Tread

Our Linear Series Visually Impaired Safety Rubber Stair Treads conform with ADA Accessibility Guidelines for the visually impaired, making stairways safer for all users. These treads are an excellent choice if you're looking for a product that not only looks great, but also functions extremely well.

This rubber stair tread has a 2-inch abrasive safety strip which is in a contrasting color. This contrasting strip helps to improve the stair visibility, while also adding textured traction to each tread for improved grip. The tread's unique grooved surface also offers extra traction.

These treads are available in 20 different colors, and matching components are available. You can also choose from 9 different abrasive strip colors.

If you're looking for safety, there's no beating this rubber stair tread. The product is backed by a 5-year warranty.

Marble Smooth Rubber 1/8 Inch Fire Retardant Stair Treads

Our Marble Smooth Rubber 1/8 Inch Fire Retardant Stair Treads will transform the look and safety of any space. These treads offer an eye-catching designer marble look. They also carry a Class A Fire Rating, which means they have the greatest resistance to the spread of fire, and a low heat release rate.

While these treads look great, they are also highly functional. These treads conform with ADA Accessibility Guideline Requirements that floors be stable, firm, and slip-resistant. The color extends all the way through the tread, so it won't wear away over time. Additionally, these treads are low-maintenance, offer excellent comfort, and are resistant to heavy use and weight loads. They even contribute to your project's LEED points.

Backed by a 10-year warranty, you can invest in these stair treads with confidence.

Rouleau Visually Impaired Rubber Stair Treads

Consider the Rouleau Visually Impaired Rubber Stair Treads if you want to maximize your stairwell's safety while investing in a durable, high-performance product. These stair treads meet the Accessibility Guideline Requirements for the ADA, as well as the California Disabled Access Regulation for the visually impaired. These treads are available with a 2-inch wide contrasting color abrasive grit strip for the visually impaired. This strip adds safety and helps to define the edge of each stair.

These treads are available in 20 different color options, and a wide range of matching components are available. Stable, firm, and slip resistant, these treads are an excellent choice for use in schools, hospitals, office buildings, and more.

These stair covers are backed by a 10-year warranty.

Installation Methods

Rubber treads require glue-down installation, but the exact technique will depend on the type of stair material that you are working with. Be sure to refer to the installation instructions for the specific rubber stair tread that you purchase.

Ordering Your Stair Treads

As you explore the choices above, please feel free to give our flooring experts a call. We would be happy to provide you with product samples, to give you detailed shipping information, and to even help you find the stair treads that are perfect for your project.

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Do you have questions about these products? Would you like a quote or a sample of one of these flooring options? Please contact our customer service team at 877-822-6622. We would be delighted to help you choose the right flooring for your project.

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