This is one way we differ from other deck companies. Each deck is unique and we will explain all options depending on wood species and previous coatings that have been applied. We use a couple of different products depending on the customers need expert opinion. It is our position Oil Based Stains give the best protection and least maintenance over time. Oil Base Stain formulas have changed over the last 2 years due to new EPA regulations. NEVER USE WATER BASED, ACRYLIC OR ALKYD BASED PRODUCTS!! These products cannot be stripped and require deep sanding to remove and additional cost to consumer to remove. Some products may require stripping prior to new application.
We will use strictly Oil Based Stains!!
Typically, we use: