Preparing for Winter:
A fresh coat of stain acts as a protective shield for exterior wood much like a coat gives us warmth the stain provides a layer of protection through the extreme winter months. With a protective coating from DB products, you know your investment is protected from the elements.
Deck Preparation Tips Before Winter...
1. Walk your deck and carefully observe its vulnerabilities. Move furniture to check for loose or cracked planks.
2. Restain if necessary. The stain on your cedar deck acts as a shield against moisture, but if you haven't restained in a while, a harsh winter can break through and damage the wood.
3. Consider removing planters from your wood deck or moving them around on a regular basis to decrease the effects of mildew stains.