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stair rod

n
(Building) any of a series of rods placed in the angles between the steps of a carpeted staircase, used to hold the carpet in position
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stair rod

nasta metallica per fissare la guida
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The 'adventure' began as the day receded and it started to 'hoy it doon' like stair rods.
The team also does the whipped edge of the carpet for stairs when fitted with stair rods or as a runner.
The battered stair rods bore testimony to Songsters visits: as Bert said, "that horse is as fond of a glass of beer as I am" Songster rode with the Quorn Hunt and attended the annual camps with the Leicestershire Yeomanry till 1936.
For example, it's hammering down, coming down in stair rods - ask your granny!
The staircase, with its period banister and stair rods, sweeps around to the first and second floor landings.
If you want to add further interest, use stair rods, which add a subtle but elegant accent to each step.
Many companies also offer a professional fitting service, and sell all those little finishing touches such as underlay and stair rods, ensuring you can get everything under one roof.
The second water, Loch Sand, lay about half a mile from the lodge, but dawn had brought with it stair rods of rain and a wind that howled gale force.
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.