Smart Stairs Now Exist...But Should They?

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Flipping stairs is easy - but I took it to the next step by adding Arduino controlled LED lights to make them SMART STAIRS! Let’s get these stairs LIT!Learn electronics with our new course! 👉 - And get 10% off with the code: MAYFORMAKERS

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00:00 Intro
00:25 Removing the old carpet
01:32 Stair material options
02:38 The plan for LEDs and motion sensors
03:08 Dealing with the stair skirt
05:13 Installing the risers
06:45 Wiring placement
08:58 Cutting stair treads to match the wall angle
10:14 Finishing and installing stair treads
10:59 LED light strips
13:26 Motion sensors and wrapping up electronics
16:59 Finished stairs