On the deck – follow these tips stain removal!
In a series of articles we will give you useful tips and ideas, what you can do everything at home yourself without calling a technician and ill-advised to rely on his expertise. First you must create your activities list and then roll the sleeves up – and go to work! Only in the evening you can on your day’s work satisfied look back and relieved gasping on. But until the evening, there is still much time and work to do! So we begin!
Minimal deck style – exotic environmentRemove the stains on the deck
Today we want to give you some tips for removing stains on the deck. Whether it is the wrong color, you have for years, or it has already faded, there are numerous reasons why the stains on the deck surface must be removed. Many homeowners decide to do it yourself, because a professional treatment can be expensive. If you want to remove the stain itself, you must in know ahead of time, this activity is time consuming, but at the end you will see many benefits in your own work, also your cost advantage will be significant – you save much money doing so!
First clean the leaves and the branches
Firstly must you surface the deck turned and cleaned, leaves and branches must be removed. Attention to cracks and crevices between the boards, because leaves can lay there and rot. If they stay there may be, this leads to rotting of the wood.
Use strong stain remover
If you have already done that, then you generously apply a certain amount of the stain remover polyester brush, roller, or a hand spray on the deck with a. Leave some time, until the color starts to lift, and then scrub the stain remover along with a stiff brush. Then, the stain must be flushed with plenty of water.
You could use even cleaner, but be careful!
Although a high pressure cleaner is not absolutely necessary, it can also be used in case of emergency – to work faster, especially on the washing of larger decks. Here, but extreme caution is required – if you are using a pressure washer, you must be really careful. A wrong directional water flow can damage the flower pots and flower boxes on or next to the deck or cause even damage forever on your deck.
Beautiful deck design – living – and dining area in the open air
After chemical treatment and water flushing, there may be still be where the old paint is. Sanding is the only way to treat these bodies now. You can now use a chemical wood brighteners, applying it on the entire surface to neutralize the stain remover and refresh the wood.
The base takes time to completely dry to be
If the end result is still not the desired, you could repeat the entire process until you are finally satisfied. Beware however, the covering requires days to dry, then the surface can be colored again.
A well kept and landscaped deck – wooden bench and rattan chairs in dark brown shades
We hope the above information are you a good help in your work at home. As I said, we can do a lot things in our House or in the apartment itself in our free time! We are pleased when we can help you! We hope you enjoy your work yet!
White privacy and conditions – pleasant atmosphere wood flooring directly on the grass – turquoise wooden chairs
Wonderful rooftop terrace design
Much foliage and greenery on the roof terrace
A typical American-style house
written and edited by Sabine