Mar 25 2012

TWP 100 Series

Tweet Pin It When it comes to preserving any exterior wood surface, it’s important to know that the wood stain you use can make all the difference. For the do-it-yourselfer there isn’t anything more essential than getting good results. Whether it’s a wood deck, fence, cedar shakes, wood siding, or other wood structure, choosing the [...]

Mar 5 2012

Deck Stains – Water Based vs. Oil Based

Tweet Pin It It’s highly important to protect your exterior wood surfaces such as decks, fences, wood siding, outdoor furniture, and other exterior structures. These surfaces are subjected to unforgiving weather conditions during all seasons. A quality wood stain will save you time and money spent on wood maintenance. Unlike paint, which forms a film [...]

Feb 18 2012

Why Paints Do Not Work on Decks

Tweet Pin It Wood decks have always been very popular. They add extra outdoor living space to your home, increase your home’s value, and provide a great place for family outings or just relaxing. Wood decks however, do need to be protected from the environment if they are expected to last many years. To protect [...]

Feb 13 2012

Deck Stain Help | Ratings and Reviews

Tweet Pin It For most homeowners, restoring or maintaining an exterior wooden deck can be a difficult task. With all the available products for deck stains, deck cleaners, deck stain strippers, and wood deck brighteners it’s difficult to even know where to start. To help homeowners with the enormous task of restoring and maintaining their [...]

Jun 5 2011

Deck Stain Turned Black?

Tweet Pin It We have had many questions as to why a wood deck stain has darkened or turned black in color after a few years. There are many reasons why this can happen to any of the wood deck stains that are on the market. Stain did not cure/dry properly. This typically happens from [...]

Apr 26 2011

Storm Shield Deck Stain at Guthrie Lake

Tweet Pin It My home is a lakeside property on Guthrie Lake, which is a lake home community just north of Oklahoma City. I re-designed and re-built my front deck back in the summer of 2009 and once I had finished the re-construction work I chose Storm Shield as my exterior stain, wood protectant. I [...]