Editors Picks: Standout Home Improvement Goods Deck maintenance goes faster when you don't pause to reload a roller. Squeezing the Renuvo's handle-mounted trigger feeds stain from a removable half-gallon reservoir to a nylon pad and an integral groove brush, so the deck-board faces and edges are coated at the same time. | Renuvo deck-staining tool, by @wagnerspraytech
Sprinkle water on your deck every few months to see if it soaks in immediately or sits on top of the boards. If the water soaks in immediately, it's time to stain or seal your deck again. Don't worry, it's easier than it sounds!