How to… freshen up garden decking

By Ellyn Peratikou

Your garden decking goes through a lot. Remember how excited you were the day you finished building your new deck? The smell of fresh-cut wood, the warm, even color of the new deck boards, that summer afternoon spent admiring the fine details that made yours the best-looking deck in the neighborhood.


1.Remove objects Clear the area, ensuring that all garden furniture is placed on mats and any plant pots are held up on bricks to prevent damage or mould.

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