Protect your deck for winter

It’s not too late. Servicing your deck to clean and protect the wood against winter weather is the most important treatment you can do to extend the life of your deck. Heavy rains and brutal sun have been particularly rough on decks this year. However, it is winter weather that is the biggest threat to […]

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Roof covers protect your deck in the winter

The days of summer and evening barbecues out on the deck have come and gone, but how are you planning to enjoy your deck this winter? At DeckTec, we believe that your deck can be enjoyed in all seasons. Looking out on the deck to see the grill covered in snow, it’s easy to want […]

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What should I do with the snow on my deck?

With last week’s heavy snow storm, we received a call from a client wondering: Q: Is it better to clear the snow from my deck, or should I let it melt on its own? A: It really doesn’t matter which you choose to do. Leaving the snow on the deck is not generally going to […]

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DeckTec wins eLocal Blog-Off Award

In October, President Steve Sparhawk was selected as one of the panel experts for eLocal.com‘s Blog-Off Series. eLocal.com is a national directory of home improvement specialists. As one of the experts, Steve is asked to weigh in on a variety of topics related to the home improvement industry. This week’s topic posed the question, “What […]

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What happens if I don’t stain my deck?

We recently had a client email us to ask the following: Q: How is the wood affected by not being stained/protected while exposed to the elements? What types of visible signs and long-lasting effects are seen when left untreated? A: We highly recommend putting your deck on an annual maintenance program. As you would do […]

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