Spring and Summer are the perfect seasons to enjoy an outdoor deck. But before you invite the neighbors over for an relaxing evening, you can make sure your deck is ready for a party. HGTV's "deckspert" Jeff Wilson recommends washing and staining your deck to get ready for the season. Watch the video in the player above for more tips from Jeff.
Also, Jeff has a new book available now, "The Greened House Effect" . It's all about home renovations to reduce your energy needs and is available in stores and online now.