Deck Cleaning and Surface Restoration

Deck Cleaning and Restoration

Treated lumber looks so good when it is new but looks so bad after a year or so. Most people think that once it has browned or grayed out that it is rotting or failing. Don't worry, it's not! It's important to understand just "how" treated lumber is made.Treated lumber looks so good when it is new but looks so bad after a year or so. Most people think that once it has browned or grayed out that it is rotting or failing. Don’t worry, it’s not! It’s important to understand just “how” treated lumber is made.

It's simple really; Treated lumber in North Carolina is made from pine that has been through chemical bath and then pressurized with salt brine. I can bring back that new deck look for you.It’s simple really; Treated lumber in North Carolina is made from pine that has been through chemical bath and then pressurized with salt brine. I can bring back that new deck look for you.

You can paint or stain treated lumber but I do not reccomend it. Once you paint or stain it, you are forever locked in to painting or staining it. You can of course re-treat it and make it look new again. Most deck re-treatments last about 2-3 years and then they need to be re-treated again.You can paint or stain treated lumber but I do not reccomend it. Once you paint or stain it, you are forever locked in to painting or staining it. You can of course re-treat it and make it look new again. Most deck re-treatments last about 2-3 years and then they need to be re-treated again.

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