Should i paint or stain my deck?

Answer On One Hand: Stain Helps to Protect WoodWhen you use stain on wood surfaces such as decks, it helps to protect the wood from premature aging. The primary factor in the aging of wood is moisture. Mo... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Should i paint or stain my deck

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 do I stain or paint a wood deck?

Wash the DeckWash the deck with a pressure washer stocked with a lower-pressure tip. Allow the deck to dry out completely.Apply StainApply stain to the deck using a 3- to 4-inch paintbrush manufact... Read More »

How to Paint Interior Hardwood Floors With Deck Stain?

Sealing hardwood flooring surfaces, either outdoor decks or interior floors, is essential to protecting them from moisture and wear and tear. Stain made for hardwood surfaces will work on both exte... Read More »

How long should deck stain be left to dry?

Make sure you allow your newly stained deck to dry before subjecting it to traffic. The amount of time required for the deck to fully dry will vary based on temperature and humidity, but it general... Read More »