Best Coatings for Wood Decks Wood Porch Floors ArmorThane

Oct 17, 2012 Nothing is more frustrating to a proud homeowner than to clean and refinish or restore the surface of wood decks and wood porch floors year after year. However, by applying a seamless moisture barrier with ArmorThane's spray-on polymer coatings such as polyurea or polyurethane, our dealers can [ Get Price ]

Refinishing a Mahogany Porch :: Sanding and Selecting the Right

I asked my guy how to finish it, i.e. how to protect it. . .he said, “Poly it.” So I looked around and thought about it a bit. I had collected several cans of clear exterior grade spar urethane over the years; it seemed like a good choice on a covered porch. Forget the fact that the can said, “not intended for flooring”; I had Jen, our [ Get Price ]

All About Polyurethane This Old House

Use this guide to learn more about choosing and using polyurethane, the toughest of the clear finishes. a porch with 2 rocking chairs on it Coating wood cabinetry, furniture, or trim with a clear finish, whether you stain it or not, gives it richness and depth while protecting it from knocks, scrapes, and the weather. Use this [ Get Price ]

OHW ? View topic - Porch Floor finish - Old House Web

I'm trying to decide on a finish and I want to go with something that could be easily touched up. I was thinking of a penetrating oil finish like a danish oil. Some folks have suggested a spar varnish or urethane but I think that will require re-sanding to touch up. I want to to go with a color on the darker side as [ Get Price ]

Deck Defense This Old House

Even if your deck is made of pressure-treated lumber, redwood, cedar, or some other durable species, it's at risk the moment the last nail is driven home. There are several culprits. Moisture swells the wood while the burning rays from the sun dry and shrink it, causing cracks and checks while also encouraging warping.[ Get Price ]

Apply Polyurethane to A Deck? Best Deck Stain Reviews Ratings

I recently installed new T&G pine on a covered porch and used a chocolate covered weatherproof transparent deck stain. My wife is wanting to put a coat of polyurethane over the stain; not so much for the gloss finish, but rather to protect the wood itself from additional stains (melted popsicles, spilled wine, etc.) Im not [ Get Price ]

Sanding Exterior Porches Sanding Your Porch MN

decayed porch floor side view Floors in porches are exposed to more sunlight and more water than any other area of the home. Water and sunlight are deadly –and let me say that again more emphatically, deadly, to wood. If you find a clear finish that lasts five years on a south facing deck, buy stock in whoever makes it [ Get Price ]

Best porch floor protection from rain, sun and heavy foot traffic

If it's used on boats it will probably be fine for a porch floor. 7 · Reply. Cheryl Saint Augustine, FL. on Mar 19, 2018. Please see my reply to the above post. 0 · Reply. Johnchip. on Jul 18, 2016. Varathane, a marine poly used on boats that sit in water. Impenetrable. I would check a spot over what you have as a finish now to [ Get Price ]

How to Refinish Wood Porch Floor: Autumn DIY Project CafeMom

Oct 23, 2009 With just a $100 budget, CafeMom lil_red_53, with help from her mom, recently refinished the tongue and groove pine wood floor on the front porch of her 1870's farmhouse. And wow, wait until you the finished porch! Plus, lil_red_53 is here today to give us her step-by-step instructions for completing a front [ Get Price ]