Taking care of your new custom deck.
No matter what product you decide to use whether it is composite or cedar, the best thing you can do for your deck is to wash at least once a year, and for composites that really is all that is required.
Cleaning Solutions for Composite Decks
A composite cleaning solution found at your local hardware store may be beneficial. When it come to natural wood products, the more preventitive maintenance you can do the better.
Wood Stains for Wood Decks
A wood deck should be stained once every year or two to maintain that new look. Of course, exposure of the sun on your deck will have a big effect on stains.
Painted Decks as a Solution for Deck Care
Painted products will last a couple years longer, but with longer lasting products come more work in the beginning.