Finishing Decks and Porches With Cellular PVC Trim
It won’t rot, split, or swell due to moisture, making PVC a near-perfect exterior...
Cleaning mystery spots off ipe deck tiles
Even if you don’t know exactly what caused them, you may be able to get rid of them.
Installing Fiberglass Roof Decks
An easy-to-install, weatherproof surface that you can walk on
The new line of waterproofing and staining products comes in both clear and...
Front Porch Revival
A series of eight low-voltage LED lights illuminates this renovated Victorian...
Inside-Look Deck Finish
Applied in two coats, Cabot Gold finish is designed to make a wood deck look more...
Extra Steps Needed to Prevent Rot and Corrosion
While not required by code, deck framing and metal hardware that is primed and painted prior to installation will be better protected from rot and corrosion
Rust-Oleum Restore 10X Advanced Resurfacer
Give a badly weathered deck some first aid, as well as protection against future...
Never Use Bleach Before Recoating Wood
A reader reports that using bleach to clean wood can cause a subsequent stain job to fail.
Deck Stain Performance
For those that refurbish decks for a living, ease of re-coating aged wood is an important consideration.