How much does it cost to paint a deck?

Answer Figure on spending about $100 to $250 to stain or paint a 500-square-foot deck yourself, with an additional $40 to $200 to first power wash it with a rented power washer. Hire someone and you'll pa... Read More »

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My deck is painted with deck paint ,can i use the same color stain over the latex deck paint?

I think you would be disappointed with the results if you tried to put stain over a latex paint. Basically, stain is made to penetrate into the wood and latex paint forms a seal over the wood.If yo... Read More »

How much does deck staining cost for a 16x14 deck?

Buying materials to stain the deck without hiring additional help can cost anywhere from $100 to $250 in 2010, based on what type of stain you purchase. Hiring an outside company to stain the deck... Read More »

What is the cost of a treated deck vs. a composite deck?

The cost of a medium, 10 foot by 10 foot deck, built and installed with pressure-treated fir or 5/4 inch by 6 inch pine, is approximately $4,100. A similarly sized deck built with a composite mate... Read More »

What is deck paint?

Like other types of acrylic latex paints, deck paints are water-based, however, they contain chemicals that help them remain durable under duress. Deck paints should be applied in the same manner a... Read More »