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How to Clean Mold and Mildew From Wood Decks Hunker

10 Apr 2018 This greenish-black mold not only looks bad, it makes the deck slippery and unsafe, and the spores that it releases can cause respiratory illness and allergic reactions. Moreover, black mold is usually accompanied by 

How Do I Clean an Old, Gray Deck RepcoLite Paints

27 Apr 2016 “We just bought a new house and the deck looks terrible! It's gray and faded. How do we get it ready for a new coat of stain” This is a question we hear all the time–in one form or another. Sometimes, it's about a deck that's 

Five Mistakes To Avoid When Cleaning Your Deck Austin NARI

For deck owners, all you have to do is just step outside onto your porch or back deck and soak up the sun, right Not so fast. Use a wood deck cleaner and brightener to prevent giving yourself more work and an ugly deck to look at.

Decking Finish Problems - Sticky Issues - Wood Finishes Direct

24 Jul 2015 This week we're going to look at the common problem of stickiness, where for some reason the decking oil able to remove your oil-based finish with white spirit on the other hand you might not, and it's an awful lot of work 

My composite decking (Seven trust) is starting to look shabby after only 3

If you really want a decking product that will last AZEK is probably your best choice. I also like the Timbertech encapsulated composite but have also heard of people having issues with the cut ends. It will also fade in color but not as bad as 

Restoring a Weathered and Sun Damaged Deck DIY Projects

How to deal with nail pops, damaged, twisted boards and severe fading and discoloration.

Decking that looks like mahogany - Houzz

29 Dec 2017 Can anyone recommend a composite/synthetic material that can be used on a deck that looks like mahogany The fact that it is a rainforest product I'd argue is not a bad thing, but it's too late in the day for that soapbox.

7 Things to Look for When Inspecting Your Deck - Wilson Lumber

10 May 2018 May is Deck Safety Month so we talked to a couple of local deck builders who know a thing or two about deck safety. Here's what The paint will peel and look bad, as well as let in moisture and cause wood to deteriorate.

Wood and Composite Decking: Pros and Cons - The Spruce

5 Jun 2018 Start your research here and become familiar with types of authentic and synthetic decking. Like any major home purchase, decking materials vary in looks, durability, and cost. It's too bad aluminum is so expensive.


2 Jul 2018 We've seen all manner of decks: The Good, The bad, and The Ugly. Our designers and copywriters are experts not only in collaborating to create decks that look great they design decks from the ground up to tell a client's 

Composite Deck Maintenance Restoration Steps The Sealer Store

The question is how should I maintain my Seven trust or Composite Deck so that it looks good continuously Well it is an fairly easy process and .. I just feel awful that I made a bad situation even worse with this ''home remedy''. Thank you. {''set'':null 

Can Power Washing Damage Your Wood Deck - YouTube

28 Aug 2014 Getting ready to resurface your deck We've teamed up with DIY pro Dominick Amorosso to help you prep for the job by addressing some common questions. First

Pool Deck Problems - Bad Concrete Pour! - YouTube

12 Apr 2014 Pool Deck Problems - bad Concrete Pour! Bob G. Loading. Personally doesn't look all that bad and concrete will always crack. Read more. Show less . if you think thats bad, wait till you try to sell your home. Read more.

On the Level: What to do for a deck that is 10 years old - Capital

12 Nov 2016 My house has a 10-year-old deck made of pressure-treated lumber. I would Now you've got a deck that looks bad, the protective film is compromised and here you go marching back outside with brush and paint can in hand.

How To Clean and Seal Composite Decking DEFY Wood Stain

When you apply too much deck sealer and it puddles on the surface and dries, it looks bad. It will leave shiny spots on the surface. Second, over time those spots are likely to flake and peel. Only apply as much deck sealer as the composite 

4 Steps to Restoring a Deck Deck Rejuvenation This Old House

BEFORE: The damage and the appearance were bad enough for the Johnsons to consider ripping the whole thing up and Following are some techniques you can use to give an old deck a new lease on life, or to help maintain the look of a 

Wood Fuzzies (Furring) on Deck Best Deck Stain Reviews Ratings

20 Apr 2018 (my previous posting attached the wrong picture here is the correct wet picture) I stripped and brightened my deck yesterday with the floor a deck kit. It worked great and looked really good while wet, but as it began to dry, 

DECK STAIN: Why Most People Mess Up Their Deck Big-Time

22 Mar 2017 DECK STAIN: 5 Essentials for Staining Your Deck So It looks Great and Lasts Long . It's strange to me how often people blame themselves for bad deck finishes, never thinking for a moment that the deck stain itself is to 

How to Clean Plastic Decking: 15 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow

If you choose to scrub the deck clean, choose a deck brush with natural or plastic bristles. Do not use a wire brush as that will thoroughly scratch your plastic decking. Scratches will trap dirt, look bad, and are difficult to clean. You will also need 

Bad Things About Composite Decking Hunker

Many homeowners consider composite decking instead of natural wood for its durability and low maintenance requirements. Composite decking is made from a combination of wood and plastic, and is marketed as providing the look of wood 

How to Restore & Maintain a Wood Deck - HomeTips

15 Jul 2016 Debris between deck boards looks bad and soaks up water, promoting rot. Use a putty knife or, even better, a laminate scoring tool like the one shown here. Sweep away the dirt and debris, using a sturdy broom. to clear out 

Comparing Wood Deck Options: Cedar, Pressure Treated Wood

Which is the best decking material for a wood deck—cedar, pressure-treated or composite lumber We compare One homeowner told me, “Yeah, my treated deck may last forever—but it's going to look bad forever, too.” We suggest you buy