A good semi-transparent deck stain allows the natural color of the wood to shine through because it is essentially a “see-through” layer that protects the wood but lets the color of that would be seen. Semi Transparent wood stain is simple to apply, easy to maintain and lets you have ‘best of both worlds’ effect for your wooden surfaces that lay in the open.
If you do need to strip the deck, it is a very fast and simple thing to do with. The stain also allows each deck to have a unique look because no two wooden decks will be the exact same color or shade. The article below reviews the best of semi transparent stains available in the market but if you wish to learn more about the different deck stains and their application, I highly recommend trying out this complete guide.