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What decking paint please?

Please can you recommend me the best decking paint that won't peel off a year later? It's for my own decking at home. I have tried various brands from b and q the most expensive they sell and they have all been rubbish. I cleaned the decking and it was bone dry before application. Thanks.

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    I've used a yacht paint, think Bradite, 3 coats, first coat thinned, final coat non-slip sand added. It's on smooth wood, rather than normal decking.

    For our summerhouse & surrounding decking, more traditional, 2 coats of Sadolin Classic - it lasted over 10 years and we only added another coat last year to re-fresh. Lots of colours available.

    • PRO

      Ok I'll look up Sadolin and see where I can get it.

       

      • I've used cuprinol anti slip decking paint down 2 years still the same 

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    At home always use clear decking oil not keen coulred paints same for fences.

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