There are some simple strategies to give your old deck new life. This step-by-step guide to deck refinishing is the perfect companion for a weekend DIY project. Strip, clean, brighten, and stain your way to outdoor entertaining dreams!
In reading up about restaining the deck, I think we should use a deck stripper, power washer and possibly cleaner, and then pole sander or hand sander and THEN reapply. Hopefully we'll do a better job this year and not have to do again next year.
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Homemade Deck Cleaner "•Baking soda is one of the best materials you can use, as far as deck cleaning is concerned. Spread some baking soda on the deck surface and spray white vinegar over it. Scrub with a brush, before rinsing off with water."