Glossary

A

Approximate Width

All stated stair runner width dimensions are approximate. Runners are ...
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B

Border

Most runner products used for hall and stair runner projects ...
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E

End Finish

Hall and Stair Runners, also known as Roll Runners are ...
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F

Fiber

Runners are generally woven using either wool or synthetic fiber ...
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Field

Most runner products used for hall and stair runner projects ...
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H

Hall Runner

Roll Runner or Stair Runner material is manufactured in a ...
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L

Landing

Landing - a platform within a staircase. A staircase may ...
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N

Nosing

(Also referred to as Bull-nose) The rounded front or outside ...
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P

Pattern Repeat

The pattern repeat is the distance between the two points ...
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Pile

A surface of upright yarns, the soft projecting surface of ...
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R

Reveal

The exposed portion of the step, landing or hall alongside ...
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Riser

Riser - the vertical component of a step ...
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Roll Runner

A material manufactured in a narrow width on a long ...
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S

Scotia Molding

Often referred to as cove molding - Scotia is a ...
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Serging

Serging - a yarn wrap edge finish found on the ...
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Stair Runner

Also know as a Roll Runner - a rug or ...
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Stringer

A structural component that supports the treads and risers. Typically ...
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T

Tread

Tread - the horizontal component of a step, the part ...
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