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03-16-2008, 01:16 AM
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Originally Posted by Slick Nick View Post
Unless the tech evolved incredibly in the past few years, the composite decks lose 90% of their color after a year or two... and you can't do any thing with it once its gone. While wood (specially cedar), if you take care of it, will enhance your backyard grealty. I strongly suggest you to pay an extra for Sikkens stain... it's expensive as hell, but it's simply the best product out there.. nothing to do with those regular outdor stains...
I can't handle staining it every year.

Somebody told me though that if you just powerwash it a couple of times a year it will maintain a pretty decent colour. True?
Originally Posted by Iwishihadacup View Post
Think about Fiberglass shell it's rock hard, easy to clean, It's what I got back home and its tough as nails
Does it look good?
Originally Posted by nittany View Post
The tech has evolved (although I've never heard of them ever losing color after a year or two). Have a composite deck for over two years and absolutely no change.
What kind of composite did you go with?

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