Spring is around the corner, what type of maintenance should I do on our deck?

Your deck is an important extension of your home, as it provides a lovely outdoor space for entertaining and relaxing. Decks have become an extremely popular, low-cost way to add living space to a home

The winter weather can certainly take a toll on your deck. Hence, deck maintenance is critical to ensure your deck has a long life. Here are a few steps to consider for maintenance on your deck: inspect your wood deck every year or two for wood cracks and rot; make any needed repairs; clean your deck to remove all the dirt from the surface; and, add a fresh coat of paint/stain to make it look like new.

For budget deck repair and expansion, keep in mind these helpful hints from the deck repair experts at Mr. Handyman. Next week we will feature additional insights on inspecting your deck’s safety.