Having a deck or outdoor space is for many people a matter of pride in their home as well as a necessity when entertaining guests. The only drawback is the amount of work that a deck can take. Maintaining a wooden deck can be a very tiring and time-consuming process. Wooden boards can warp, split, crack, and loosen with time and require constant repairs and replacement. Various forms of beautification and waterproofing are often required at least once every year, if not more often, depending upon the environment. The average homeowner will continue to put more and more money into their deck without ever seeing a return upon their investment. Thankfully there is a solution to the constant upkeep and deck treatments that cost exorbitant amounts of time and money.