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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?
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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?
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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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