To help keep your Composite Decking products beautiful, see our care & cleaning recommendations. Seal —Oxy Action, Olympic Deck Cleaner, or other cleaners specified as composite deck cleaners, in powder or liquid form, should not be used with Terrain, Tropical, or Legacy Collections.
Painting Staining Sealing. Deck Staining. Although not recommended, vinyl and composite decking material can be stained. Wait approximately 8-10 weeks or until the deck has Neither Keystone Custom Decks nor the manufacturers of the decking products guarantee the performance of anything applied to the products.
Always follow the directions on the Corte Clean package and the care and cleaning guidelines for the decking product you may have on your deck. Power washers can void the warranty of and exacerbate cleaning issues, by driving mold and other stains deeper into its pours, making it difficult if not
The newer composite decking with a PVC wrapper cannot be stained with this method. We have only used this method on ( Accents , Origins , Contours , Profiles or Brasilia ). If you are frustrated cleaning the Black mold spots every year give staining a try. The deck looks like
The length of time will vary depending on the type of composite decking, the way the deck is constructed, which direction it faces, the amount of foot traffic on the deck, By cleaning the deck with a good quality cleaner like Messmer's Composite Deck Cleaner, you are properly preparing the deck for staining with Composite
Stain. Stir product thoroughly before occasionally during use. Apply stain using a good polyester brush. Do not paint in direct sun. Stain small sections at a time and Best: #CAB3306 Cabot Composite Decking Stain. Caution! Things to consider. Composite decks should be weathered at least 6 months before staining.
Learn how to stain a composite surface with help from this step by step guide. Weatherproofing All-In-One Wood Stain & Sealer using a quality pad applicator, brush, roller or sprayer directly over clean, dry composite decking to give a whole new look. A quality pump sprayer may be used when applying wood finishes.
Proactively cleaning composites, as most composite manufactures recommend, at least twice (2X) yearly, Spring & Fall, or when stains appear, as Corte Clean is designed & intended to be used, preferably before composites receive moisture and stains appear and or saturate, at the diluted Corte Clean strength, will
Look closley! If the composite is wet, with water, and mold stains are still noticeable, one must “repeat” the Corte Clean application process. Make sure the composite has been allowed to “thoroughly dry” before re-applying Corte Clean ! One can see, in this picture where Corte Clean has not been used, except on the