Painting Wooden Stairs in the Garden

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Old 06-09-09, 01:32 PM
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Painting Wooden Stairs in the Garden

hi

this is my first post and i hope i its in the correct section.

Basically, I have moved into a new house and in the garden there is a wooden stairs. Wooden stairs has not been painted so its looking quite bad to me

I have attached a picture of the stairs.





What can I do to make the stairs look better and to preserve it for the future.

any suggestions would be appreciated. I dont know much about DIYing
 
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Old 06-09-09, 01:45 PM
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Well by the looks of them, they are pressure treated wood, and certainly over a year old, so....you can do about anything you want, just make sure they are clean and dry, after all the rainy weather we've been having......

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Old 06-09-09, 02:14 PM
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Clean them if they need it and then apply a coat or 2 of a good deck stain. You'll find the better coatings at your local paint store [advice too] than you will at a big box.

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