This guide will take you step by step through the process of cleaning and sealing various types of wood.

We will focus on more traditional decks, such as Pine and Cedar, while also detailing the wood care process for more exotic wood such as Brazilian Ipe.

So as the first step, discern which type of deck you have.

New Pine and Cedar Decks

Previously Stained Pine and Cedar(Semi-transparent)

Previously Stained Pine And Cedar (Solid Color)

New Hardwood Decks

Previously Stained Hardwood Decks