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This blog is for those who love their deck or WANTS to love their deck. Whether your deck is big or small, we have some golden nuggets of info for you. Come visit our blog for any questions you have regarding deck maintenance. Need tips on how to remove that ever-growing mold on your deck? Want to know what cleaners make your deck shine or dull? Want to find out about different deck sanding techniques? Need tips on saving money by doing annual maintenance on your deck? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. If you have a questions, we haven’t answered yet, send me an email Steve@washmydeck.com and I will answer your question.

What April Showers Mean for YOUR Deck

Like Pavlov’s dog we’ve been conditioned to believe that if your deck beads when its wet then it's protected. Heck, I said this for years. Beading occurs because manufacturers put paraffin wax in a seal or stain to make it bead. As you know, beading lasts for only a...

How to Care for Your Deck After A Snow

As the Deck Guru, After a snow storm, I get two questions: How does snow affect your deck? Snow is the worst short term weather event to your deck (except meteors.) Melting little by little in the day, then freezing at night, over and over. It affects your deck...

What is Power Washing?

Typical cleaning supplies such as mops and brushes are useful for many different types of cleaning, but they simply cannot do the job for all surfaces. If you are trying to clean a driveway, deck, road, building exterior, or vehicle, you may need to use a power...

6 Steps To Protect Your Deck

It seems like last week, both you and your deck were being oppressed by the sweltering summer heat. Summer has come and gone, can you believe it? As Autumn quickly sets in, I’m hearing in my head a Rolling Stones song "Time is on your side"(released September 13,...