# How do you make a portable wood step by step?

Asked By: Ayesha Roeloff | Last Updated: 2nd January, 2020

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**How to Build Portable Wooden Steps**

- Measure the width and height of the location where steps are needed.
- Cut two sections of the 2-by-4 into 36-inch pieces with 45-degree cuts at each end.
- Measure your height to the top of the stringers, and cut your upright posts from the 4-by-4 treated lumber six inches higher than your measurement.

Besides, how do you make a portable wooden step?

**How to Build Portable Wooden Steps**

- Measure the width and height of the location where steps are needed.
- Cut two sections of the 2-by-4 into 36-inch pieces with 45-degree cuts at each end.
- Measure your height to the top of the stringers, and cut your upright posts from the 4-by-4 treated lumber six inches higher than your measurement.

Furthermore, how do you make a garden step by step? Fill the first riser with gravel and top it with a layer of fine concrete. Next **build** the other risers and the perimeter wall until the outline of the flight is complete and backfill behind the risers. Layer the slabs forming the **steps** and tamp them down. Check to see if it is level, by using a spirit level.

Simply so, how do you make easy steps?

**Steps**

- Measure the height of the area where you will install the stairs.
- Divide the total rise by the typical rise per step.
- Divide the total rise by the number of steps to get the actual rise per step.
- Establish the run of each step.
- Find the total run of the staircase.
- Decide if your stairs need landings.

What are the steps to making a dog?

**Steps**

- Cut the Parts. Using a miter saw and the cut list above, cut the 1×2 and 1×6 pieces to size.
- Cut the Sides. Using a circular saw cut along the line on each plywood Side.
- Place the First Cleat.
- Layout the Cleats.
- Install the Cleats.
- Finish Installing the Cleats.
- Attach the First Riser.
- Attach the Remaining Risers.