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NEW: ABDEFENDER® - Stair Treads


Selecting ABDEFENDER® rubber floor tiles and stair treads is your first line of defense for emergency exit stairways of high buildings requiring superior fire-retardant properties and low smoke development.

Learn more about ABDEFENDER®  in the brochure.

Recognizing this need, American Biltrite introduces a complete stair tread system that delivers on the promise of color and design, safety and durability as well as ease of maintenance.

  • A complete system offering a comprehensive selection of stair treads in both regular stair treads and stair treads with riser combinations.
  • Increased safety due to high fire-retardant properties and low smoke development
  • Designed to meet the requirements of emergency exits, egress areas and stairways of high buildings
  • Meets ASTM E84 Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials - Class ”A” 
  • Meets CAN/ULC-S102.2 Test of Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials and Assemblies
  • The system is complemented with the addition of a Landing Tile that matches the stair treads design.
  • Provides slip resistance & comfort underfoot.
  • The entire program is Declare “Red List Free”.
  • Stair treads are available in regular format as well as a one-piece solution that includes the tread, the riser, and the integrated nosing
  • Carborundum strips can be added for added traction and as visual aids.

Round Stair Treads

Stair Tread with Riser (PTR)

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Stair Tread with Riser for the Visually Impaired (DVR)

Technical documentation

ABDEFENDER® Stair Treads comes standard with integrated risers in 48’’ and 72’’ widths. 

  • With or without visually impaired strips

PTR : Stair Tread with Riser. 

PVR : Stair Tread with Riser for Visually Impaired

These strips can be added to your stair treads for added traction or as visual aids.