Used in its concentrated form, it can also remove failed, oxidized transparent and semi-transparent finishes. Looks like a million bucks. I would not recommend it to anyone. I called the store and they sent out the field rep to talk to me. Now two years later I have a deck that looks absolutely terrible. So just did a power washing last week and now there is a whole pile of paint peelings to clean up and the pressure washer did not get all the mildew off.
We purchase a home 2 years ago and I think the owners built a new deck and stained right away. Most disappointed with the application and overall appearance after 2 years. Our neighbors used other products on their decks resulting in the boards rotting and then, ultimately, replacing the deck. This new super Deck belongs in the trash and I am sorry to see Sherwin williams put their name on it. I only use oil base stains. Our nature trail systems and beach boardwalks are second to none. We used treated 2x6s that I let set 1year before treating.
Last about 5 years in our climate with abusive winter wind. They sent a sample of the stain to the lab to see if it was bad. We live in dry weather the sun is intense and we would like to know if we have to remove the existing super deck product or can we go over it with another product. Last year was the first time to try the product. After six months it started wearing off.
I only refinish those boards as the ones inside look perfect and do not take stain without stripping first. Last year, we used The old Deckscapes and then finished with Duckback. If one overapplies you will end up with a sticky mess. Now your deck is prepped, no pressure washing needed. Also read some comments about dry time, when i did mine it was low humidity. Determine the condition of your deck, new or old it is highly recommended that you use a wood brightener such as Superdeck Revive. Duckback Superdeck is a top rated exterior wood oil based deck stain and sealer.
Early on I used a couple different products that, until the formula was changed, work very well. It looks beautiful even after 3 years. If you have any pictures of your experience with SuperDeck Stain, you can add them in the comment area with a detailed description. It was 65 degrees in direct sun and I used a combination of Wagner power sprayer for the spindles and rolled out the deck flat surfaces. Prep is the key as well as being sure not to over apply. Superdeck Semi-Transparent Stains contain Carnauba for a durable finish that is scuff resistance. Superdeck did not penetrate the wood on two different types of wood but sits on top, smears, and remains wet a month later!!! By April 2017 8 months later, after the winter, the deck stain peeled and was unsightly.
Transparent Stain 1900 series Oil based Whether used for a deck, fence, siding, or furniture, wood adds character and increases the value of your outdoor living space. I Superdecked it last year when the deck was new with good results. I may have over-applied via a roller Superdeck on a 1 year old, cedar deck. Welcome to the Superdec website Here at Superdec we have been turning your dream of a beautiful kitchen into stunning reality for many years throughout Cumbria. So sorry to hear about all the problems this has caused for others.
I think I clogged the pores in the wood preventing the stain from penetrating as well as its intended to. For superior shine and durability, protect the beauty of real wood with carnauba-fortified Superdeck Semi-Transparent Stain. The concentrated liquid formula will make up to 4 gallons of cleaning solution that will clean stains caused by dirt, mold or mildew. You should have a nice satin finish with no sheen. This pain definitely does not live up to the hype and it is costly. I applied superdeck stain valley on my deck! We used this product on the deck of our cabin in the mountains where 13 feet of snow is usual, and the deck looked good after the snow melt.
I told him that well it may work in Calif. After the cleaning process use a brightener as paintguy suggested. SuperDeck's , and are the right choice for any park and recreation department, , , river access, ocean access, boat launch, , , , , , , , , scout camp need as wells as any use. I personally lover Superdeck Semi-transparent stain. Color Shifting darkening after 2 Years: 4 — Very disappointed with the Superdeck Semi-transparent stain turning a dark blackish color after two years. They work year round, even in the winter months! When I used Deckscape every two years for over 20 years I had what looked like a beautiful piece of stained wood furniture with the grain showing.
Painter stripped deck, resanded, stained again, same results. The Duckback is a sticky mess. However, last year and now 2 days ago, after being assured the product had no issues, we decided to give it another try. I am the one that has to power wash and sand it again. All stain needs to be stripped if your looking for a A1 job, so knowing that i feel most comfortable with an oil.
What I wanted was something that penetrated the wood, i feel oil is still the best application on a semi transparent finish. The stuff soaks right in. Areas needed to be touched up already after two months of little wear and tear the year before. I choose Canyon color the first time and lightened to Valley color the last application. Ran out of the original Superdeck and found this at Sherwin Williams.