As anyone who has walked across an old, ageing, splintering deck is aware, wood does not last forever. Even a deck that has been stained or sealed will need some type of deck restoration at some point and time. It might be a good time to take a look at your Scottsdale home. Check and see if that deck of yours is in need of a deck upgrade. If so, then you need to seek out a reliable Scottsdale handyman service.
Professional Deck Restoration
Deck repairs and putting life back into your old deck can be both time consuming and somewhat challenging for the average person. This is why it makes great sense to hire a Scottsdale home handyman. It also allows them to help with any other home repair service you may require. You want to make sure that for your deck restoration, you are using a quality company like Luxury Remodels Company.
A deck restoration can be a viable alternative to replacing your current decking. That should make it your first consideration. Deck restoring provided through our Scottsdale handyman service can prove to be much cheaper than many other home repair services. When performed by a qualified home handyman, it can also add years of life to your existing structure.
Do it Yourself Old Deck Repairs
The products on the market today for this type of upgrade are thick enough to completely fill in old, age worn cracks and knotholes. They will eliminate those nasty splintered area that everyone tries to avoid. Like all deck repairs you will want to ensure that you have all of the required materials on hand before beginning. Rent or borrow a pressure washer. Then, buy some deck cleaning preparation to prepare the surface properly. You will want to ensure that there is no loose dirt or grime on the surface before starting.
After you have applied the deck cleaner and fully prepared the surface, you can begin your deck restoration. There are a myriad of products available designed to thoroughly coat the old surface. It leaves your deck looking and feeling like new. Most you simply roll on with a normal paint roller after you have prepared the surface properly. Failure to follow the manufacturer’s instructions will probably cause you more hassle with your deck restoration than it is worth. That is why you must pay close attention to those instructions. Many of the deck restoring products are a two stage system. That means the first coat will be considered a “primer” coat. The following application becomes the one that fills the cracks and knotholes. Do not be discouraged with the look after the first coat has been applied.
Considerations with Composite Decking
With the cost of composite decking being prohibitively expensive for most of us in today’s economy a deck restoration makes good sense from a practical and monetary perspective. The process while not overly difficult for really handy individuals can be both time consuming and challenging for many others. A good reason why deck restoring or any other difficult home repair service should be left to the home handyman in your area. Your full deck restoration will leave you the envy of your Scottsdale neighbors.
Once you have had your deck restored through our Scottsdale Handyman service you may be in the mood to take on a full home remodel, and it will be well worth the investment. Contact us today for deck needs, as well as any other home improvements that you are in need of