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Power washing your deck is a great simple way to clean your deck. However, you will need to know a few basic things about using a power washer.
1. Wood is soft.
2. Use a low to moderate tip or adjust your pressure washer to a low setting if your tips are not removable.
3. Spray your deck down with a cleaner first before washing it.
4. Use Gunk engine degreaser if you have grease stains from cooking.
4. The most important thing is…. If you’re planning on restaining or painting your deck make sure it’s 100% dry.