How To

Deck Care Supplies List

Following are items you may need when working on your Deck:

• Deck scrub brush (with threads- to use with extension poles)

• Extention Poles (4-6 ft for scrubbing with brush and staining with pad and 3 piece pole set for staining with brush)

• Staining Brushes (5.5″, 4.75″ or 4″ for decking and 3″ for spindles and detail work)

• Staining Pads

• Staining Pad Refills

• Safety Goggles

• Heavy Duty Plastic Sheeting (use to cover ground and sidewall)

• Drop cloth for work area (5’x5′ canvas or 4 mil plastic drop)

• Latex Gloves

• Staining /Stripping Gloves

• Bag of Rags (to clean up and wipe spills)

• Hand Cleaner

• Mineral Spirits for Clean-up (if using oil-based product)

• Paint can opener

• Plastic “easy pour” spout for paint cans

• Stir Sticks

• Sand Paper (60-120 grit sheets for splintered or rough wood)

• Plastic Pail (Small or 5 gallon size for product or water)


• 5 gallon grid (if rolling from a 5 gallon pail)

• Roller Tray

• Roller Tray Liners

• Roller Frames

• 3/16″ Nap Rollers