Cleaning & Waxing

Whatever cleaner you use on your teak, you will want to rinse thoroughly with water, especially around aluminum hardware.

Spiffy Teak Tips for the Penny Pincher

A do-it-yourself solution can save some bucks in the long run.

Most teak cleaners don’t just clean; they also remove weathered wood’s surface fibers and expose new wood. As much as 0.010 inches of surface teak can be removed in a single cleaning when using some common teak-cleaning products. Regularly cleaning with these products will shorten a teak deck’s life. Some also contain strong alkalis that can harm paint, caulk, and aluminum.

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