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Protect a Deck with Pot Feet
If your weather-beaten wood deck has seen better days, here’s how you can bring it back to life with BEHR PREMIUM...
How to Give Your Wood Deck a Much-Needed Makeover
Ask This Old House painter Mauro Henrique teaches a homeowner how to re-stain her mahogany deck
How to Re-Stain a Deck
AskTOH painter Mauro Henrique helps a homeowner refurbish a weathered deck
Prepping a deck for refinishing
Tom Silva and Norm Abram team up to make quick work of framing a small deck. Did the chisel come out of Norm's...
Tom and Norm Build a Small Deck
Mauro Henrique has advice on the best way to refinish an old, discolored deck
Refinish a Pressure-Washer-Streaked Deck
Ask This Old House host Kevin O’Connor, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, general contractor Tom Silva...
Home Inspection Nightmares | Dangerous Deck
With its unique nature, varying grains, and overall warmth, nothing beats the beauty of a natural wood deck. Beyond...
Why Wood Decks Never Go Out of Style
From choosing the right stain and finishing products to expert application tips, Nick Slavik shares his best...
Staining and Finishing Like a Pro
Nick Slavik demonstrates how to prep and clean two very different decks—one old and weathered, and one brand-new pine...
Prepping to Stain Like a Pro
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