Apr 13 2017

How to Remove Mold on Decks

Mold is a general term used for fungal growth. It will grow on just about any exterior surface including decks. Wood is not naturally resistant to mold infiltration. Even pressure treated pine will get mold on it if the conditions are right. Most decks have seen their fair share of mold depending on climate, humidity, [...]

Apr 3 2017

Water Based Deck Stains 2017

If you are looking for a quality deck stain to ease the hassle of deck maintenance while adding a beautiful finish, look no further than water based deck stains. With high-tech newly-blended formulas, the 2017 line of water based deck stains are becoming a popular choice by many do-it-yourself homeowners and professionals alike. Water based [...]

Mar 19 2017

Best Deck Stain and Sealers 2017

It can certainly be hard to pin down the best deck stain or sealer for 2017 but fortunately, there are a few that stand above the rest. As far as the best deck stain there are several choices. Deck stains are typically semi-transparent to transparent opacity stains that come in different tones. Oil based deck [...]

Mar 12 2017

Messmers UV Plus for Hardwoods Review

Hardwoods need special attention due to their overly dense nature. Many hardwoods are now used for decks, fences, and other exterior wood surfaces. The exotic hardwoods such as IPE, Mahogany, Massaranduba, Meranti, Cumaru, Tigerwood, Teak, Pau Lupe, and Brazilian Redwood are tough to penetrate. Only a specially formulated stain like Messmers UV Plus for Hardwoods [...]

Jan 25 2017

Stain Your Deck in the Spring 2017

If you have a wood deck you know that deck care and maintenance is crucial to the appearance and integrity of the wood. Knowing when to stain your deck is important. Too many people let time slip by and before they know they have neglected their deck. Whether it is every year or every other [...]

Apr 12 2012

Types of Concrete Sealers

The concrete surfaces around your home are quickly destroyed by harsh weather conditions and excessive traffic. It’s important to protect a concrete surface with a long lasting concrete sealer to help prevent cracking, chipping, and pitting. A high quality concrete sealer is recommended for better protection and longer lasting results saving you money on frequent [...]