"Property Brothers" share the trick to upgrading a “boring” staircase -- on a budget!

Ah, the million-dollar question! How do you upgrade a particularly "boring" part of your home without breaking the bank?

The "Property Brothers" have the answer -- because of course they do!

"You could go crazy and do something incredible that would cost a lot of money," Jonathan Scott tells studio audience member Toni and her twin boys, Francesco and Antonio. "Or you could do something like paint it all out, and it would look a thousand times better."

So, there you go -- the solution is as simple as paint! And okay, a few other finishing touches, too.

The "Property Brothers" digitally transformed Toni's staircase to give her an idea of what it would like with their suggestions. See the big difference below:

"We finished off a post at the bottom [of the staircase] to make it look like it terminates properly," Jonathan explains about their virtual fix. "And then just added a little paneling."

As far as paneling goes, all you need is a little bit of shoe mould -- because according to Drew, the the wainscoting or wood paneling actually isn’t as thick as it looks!

In fact, the brothers assured Toni and her twin boys that the paneling upgrade could be accomplished in ONE AFTERNOON.

We're in.

Watch the video above for more details on the super simple upgrade!

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"Rehab Addict" star Nicole Curtis during her high school cheerleading days!

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No one could rock suspenders like Nicole Curtis!

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"Fixer Upper" stars Chip and Joanna Gaines look just as in love now as they did back then. This is one of the couple's engagement photos from over a decade ago.

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Ok, Chip Gaines was quite a looker in his younger days. Anyone else agree?

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And here's another one from Chip and Jo's wedding day. We want more pictures!

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Stop the cuteness! The "Property Brothers" stars Drew and Jonathan Scott have grown up into such handsome men.

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Back where it all started! Drew Scott dressed up and looked spiffy for his high school graduation.

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The Scott brothers with their infamous third sibling, J.D.

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We love Jonathan Scott as a scrawny teenager. We don't think he'd be caught in this outfit these days.

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Daddy's girl! Here's Genevieve Gorder looking totally adorable before going to "Sesame Street Live" with her dad.

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Genevieve Gorder, host of "Dear Genevieve," was such a cute 7 year old.

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Carter Oosterhouse, star of "Carter Can," was living his best life in the '70s with some pals.

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"Flip or Flop" star Christina El Moussa looked just as gorgeous in Jr. High!

Sabrina Soto, star of "The High/Low Project," was all smiles with the Easter bunny.

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Josh Temple of "House Crashers" rocked some seriously bleached blonde hair in the '90s!

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Here is "Property Virgins" star Egypt Sherrod at 15 years old rocking a super red ensemble. Talk about a '90s throwback!

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This photo of Scott McGillivray shows less skin (so seriously what's the point?!) but it did have us feeling nostalgic for frosted tips. 

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Wowza! Scott McGillivray from "Income Property" posted this shirtless photo from back in the day -- and it definitely made his followers happy.

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