This How To Measure for Stairs Guide is designed to make the task of measuring as simple as possible. This is one of the most important things required when fitting new stairs in any environment and this needs to be as acute as possible.
There is no set way in which you should measure the area you want to fit your new staircase, just that all the measurements below are required. It really doesn’t matter in what order you measure your for stair installation. But the measurements listed below are the most important for a well fitting staircase.