What is most effective deck cleaner?


  #1  
Old 07-05-19, 03:49 AM
K
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 732
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
What is most effective deck cleaner?

I am getting ready to clean the decks on the back of my house and then restain them. I plan on using a pressure washer but not alone. I will use a cleaning agent as well and wanted to get your opinion from actual experience what you all think is the best and most effective deck cleaner to use.

I have used JoMax before and I have most recently use Valspar deck cleaner. I wasn't real impressed with the Valspar cleaner so I thought I would see what you all find works best.

I have also seen something called Wet and Forget but I have never used it.

What do you all think?

Thanks
 
  #2  
Old 07-05-19, 04:28 AM
M
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA - N.E.Tn
Posts: 49,231
Received 671 Votes on 594 Posts
I've heard of wet and forget but I've never used it.
I always use bleach because it's cheap and effective, sometimes I'll add TSP to the mix. Here in the southeast mildew is the main culprit. A lot depends on what you need to clean off of the deck.
 
  #3  
Old 07-05-19, 05:38 AM
Norm201's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: United States
Posts: 11,401
Received 594 Votes on 531 Posts
There are several other products you can try. KrudKutter is one and I've heard good things about 30 Second Outdoor Cleaner.
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description: