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This means removing all the flat or horizontal boards (this includes the floor, stair treads, and top railing caps) and replacing them with new wood or other composite decking material. Unfortunately this is not cheap, nor is rebuilding your whole deck for that matter. Nevertheless, this is one option to consider when you are thinking of fixing a beat up, splintery, pressure wash-abused, or extremely sun damaged and dry deck. We consider these projects as substantial deck make-over’s and the option is there. Sometimes, we might ad, for a lot less money than you would think so don’t forget to ask!
The other option:
Given your deck is healthy, “breathes” well and is free from decay fungus (aka wood rot), the other alternative is what we call our “Heavy Duty Acrylic Coating” or Re-surfacing approach.