Deck Staining- When is it time to get it done or reapply?
Water takes a toll on a wood deck’s finish, whether it’s pounding rain or piles of snow. You can tell whether your deck stain is still protecting the wood if it repels water. If it doesn’t, it’s time to stain again. Consumer Reports tests dozens of solid, semitransparent, and clear stains to find out which last longest. The worst look awful in a year. The best should last three to five years. How CR Tests Wood StainsCR's test engineers apply.Read More