Floor finishes

Also see:

9.3.9Staircase finishes

Staircase finishes shall permit safe usage and be suitable for their intended use.

The rise and going should remain uniform after application of the staircase finish, including at the top and bottom of the flight.

For communal stairs (e.g. in escape routes in blocks of flats), non-slip nosings or inserts should be:

  • provided where specified
  • fixed in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendations.