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Outdoor Decking is the Best Choice to create an elegant look to your home. Understand Your Timber Knowing more about your material will guide you in achieving a long-lasting result. Below are some of the things that you need to know and remember about timber. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Tips to maintain your Outdoor Decking?


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Tips to maintain your Outdoor Decking?
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Tips to maintain your Outdoor Decking?
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  • Outdoor decks are responsive to damage since they
    are exposed to open air and to diverse weather.
    But with proper carrying, your deck will last
    longer and serve its purpose effectively. Here
    are some techniques to maintain your wooden
    decking and have the best out of it.

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  • Choice to create an elegant look to your home.
  • Understand Your Timber
  • Knowing more about your material will guide you
    in achieving a long-lasting result. Below are
    some of the things that you need to know and
    remember about timber.
  • Compared to softwood, hardwood doesn't absorb
    much oil which leads to a lesser intense finish.

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  • Prepare Your Timber
  • There are different kinds of timber and each has
    its own unique quality that needs specific
    process of maintenance.
  • Pressure-impregnated Pine. When delivered, wood
    pine contains high moisture and they need to be
    left dried for 204 months prior to oiling.
    Weather the timber for two weeks and sand prior
    to coating.

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  • Apply the Oil
  • Clean timber and let it dry. Here's a
    step-by-step direction in applying oil.
  • 1. Stir the oil properly and with a roller or
    sponge spread the oil.
  • 2. Use a lint-free cloth to remove excess oil.
  • 3. Continue applying oil until done.
  • 4. Let it dry for a day without load.

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  • When the deck got wet with water within the day
    after oiling, another oil coating is ideal. Also
    if you observed light spots on the deck after it
    has dried, second coating is also needed to
    saturate it thoroughly. Mainly Deck flooring
    required a proper maintenance to make your
    flooring loan lasting for few decades.

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  • Periodic Maintenance
  • Suitable interval of maintenance can be once a
    year. Decking should be checked for decayed wood,
    dry spots, and oil maintenance.
  • 1. Decking should be cleaned properly with
    alkaline cleaner. Let it dry.
  • 2. Use a short-haired roller or other applicator
    to apply oil. Make it a thin coating.
  • 2. Use a lint-free cloth to remove excess oil.
  • 3. Let it dry for a day without load.

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  • Regular Maintenance
  • Regular maintenance Outdoor Composite Decking
    requires sweeping of the deck, removal of
    thickened dirt through scrubbing with cleaner
    which is slightly alkaline and then washing away
    sobs with garden hose. With a special cleaner,
    furniture can also be renewed to its former
    beauty. Just spray the cleaner and then wipe.
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