stair rod


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stair rod

A metal rod used to hold a stair carpet in place.
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ALL the abandonments caused by waterlogging remind me of a March day years ago with rain falling like stair rods when Deaf Paul and I were waiting at Paddington for the train to Worcester Foregate Street.
When they're completely dry, use gripper rods to secure the runner, plus stair rods if you like a period look.
"The sun is very strong." So, I suppose, in some ways, we should have been grateful that we woke up the next morning to bouncing stair rods because it took the sunburn risk away.
However, a bit of rain didn't put off the real golfers who were happily belting around the greens as the rain came down in stair rods. There's a fire in the lobby for cosy late Sunday mornings reading the paper.
This week the rain was falling like stair rods outside the White House as I joined the intrepid band of smokers.
It was like stair rods. It was as if people were just chucking buckets of water about."
Essentially a range of timber and metal work staircase parts (such as banisters and stair rods) we nearly wept when we used them to update a previously dull hallway on one of our TV shows.
He once told his agent: "We could put my name on stair rods and sell them to people in bungalows." After receiving a two-month prison sentence for drunk driving in 1984, he said: "Well, I suppose that's the knighthood f***ed then."
Use up all the material you can get your hands on, and when you run out of lightning rods put up ram rods, cam rods, stair rods, piston rods--anything that will pander to your dismal appetite for artificial scenery and bring respite to my raging brain and healing to my lacerated soul!" Wholly unmoved--further than to smile sweetly--this iron being simply turned back his wrist bands daintily and said he would now "proceed to hump himself." Well, all that was nearly three hours ago.
MADISON, Wis.-Zoroufy Stair Rods has added a new brass collection to its roster, a move it said was made necessary by demand.
Perhaps it's the childhood echoes of family caravan holidays with the rain coming down like stair rods and dad having a tantrum.
Kenton also do the whipped edge of the carpet for stairs when fitted with stair rods or just as a runner.