One of those steps is repainting and sealing your deck every three to four years. This helps protect the wood from moisture, which could cause the deck to need to be replaced if not done properly.
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Deck staining is second only to power washing in terms of efficiency in improving the appearance of your deck. While staining, painting, and finishing your deck may appear simple, it is not always in your best interest to do it yourself. It’s far too easy to ruin a deck by staining rotten or decaying wood, or staining it before it has completely dried. These are simple mistakes that can damage a job that was meant to improve your deck.
Benefits Of Deck Staining
High-quality Paints And Stains – The best wood deck stain and paint products are easily accessible at any local hardware store. However, the average person is unlikely to know what to look for in a deck coating. The right decking material for your deck depends on its composition, age, condition, and other criteria. Hiring deck builders remove the guesswork and determines the appropriate stain or paint for your deck, resulting in a more attractive and durable surface.
Surface Preparation – Before painting or staining any surface, be sure it is ready to accept the coating. It must be thoroughly cleaned, although it is frequently stripped of former coatings and/or sanded as part of the process. Pressure washing a deck thoroughly removes dirt, debris, contaminants, and any loose paint or stain that has accumulated. However, not everyone has access to a pressure washer, let alone knows how to use one safely and effectively. It’s a good thing that many professional deck staining firms also provide pressure washing services.
Making The Required Repairs – Before staining your deck, make sure it’s in terrific shape. Repair any significant cracks or holes caused by bugs, extreme temperatures, impact, or other situations, and replace any missing components or remediate any rot or mould. Some deck repairs are more complex than others and require the expertise of a professional. If you choose the right contractor, this work will almost probably be done.
Implementation – Preparing your deck for staining is difficult in itself, but it’s just half the struggle. Similarly, the coating process itself must be managed with care. Applying deck stain or paint incorrectly might result in a cost and time drain. With a professional, you can rest assured that the product will be applied according to the manufacturer’s requirements.
Maintenance Is Easier – Professional deck staining or painting relieves you of the obligation of protecting your deck. Professional deck staining or painting has several advantages. While you should regularly sweep, clean, and examine your deck, a properly coated deck will require less maintenance than a poorly coated or discoloured deck. Cleaning a flat surface is also easier than cleaning a rough one.
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Those that embrace the do-it-yourself attitude have our admiration and respect, but when the going gets rough, we’re happy to step in and help out. Your deck will be well-protected against whatever risks may arise as a result of your decision to work with our team of experts. And with summer rapidly approaching, what is a better time to renovate your deck to ensure that you get the most enjoyment out of it? To understand more about us, our services, and our principles, please contact Deck Builders Marietta GA.