Our decks take a beating over time. Family gatherings result in a million footsteps over the wood grain. Rain and hail can saturate the wood stain with moisture. Grime and dirt reduce the luster of the once sparkling boards. To bring your deck back to its former glory, you must clean it. But we recommend
Deck refinishing is a lot of work even for a small deck, so time spent keeping it in good condition is time well spent. While to fully protect your deck and keep it looking beautiful periodic refinishing is required, there are some simple things you can do to keep it in good condition both between regular maintenance as well as over its entire life.
Here is a typical Portland deck exhibiting varying levels of stain remnant. Deck in need of refinishing This deck is is great example of what we commonly encounter. Parts of the deck are bare, leading the homeowner to think that simply cleaning and refinishing will suffice to provide a nice