Jul 21 2009

What Type of Deck Stain is Best For Me

As you may already know, there are three basic kinds of deck stains available on the market: clear, semi-transparent, and opaque stains. Although each type of stain will help to protect and prolong the life and looks of your deck, each different type of stain has a different reapplication rate and special characteristics. Remember that [...]

Jul 8 2009

How to Clean a Deck (Don’t Use Chlorine Bleach)

When it comes to cleaning your deck, some people might feel tempted to pull out some bleach from the garage and get started. Stop! Before you do this, you need to make sure that you are very careful. Chlorine bleach does an excellent job of killing bacteria and viruses, but has not been proven effective [...]