- 1 Can Kool Deck be applied to existing concrete?
- 2 Does Kool Deck have asbestos in it?
- 3 Can you resurface Kool Deck?
- 4 How long does Kool Deck last?
- 5 Can you pressure wash Kool Deck?
- 6 How much does it cost to resurface Kool Deck?
- 7 What is the coolest pool deck surface?
- 8 How much does Kool Deck cost?
- 9 Can you paint over cool deck?
- 10 How do I resurface my pool myself?
- 11 What kind of paint do you use on a Kool Deck?
- 12 How much does it cost to redo pool deck?
- 13 How is Kool Deck applied?
- 14 Can you pressure wash Sundek?
- 15 How does Kool Deck work?
Can Kool Deck be applied to existing concrete?
Kool Deck can be applied to BOTH new and existing concrete!
It’s relatively easy to get a great bond with Kool Deck to the concrete when done properly.
Does Kool Deck have asbestos in it?
Kool Deck has asbestos in it and therefore must be removed by a professional. We plan on taking the deck out as far as we can (in wide step down areas so as to avoid having to use rails for safety) and still use the pool cover in the winter.
Can you resurface Kool Deck?
Cool Deck Repair
If the damage areas are small, we can apply a liquid coating that acts as a sealer over the original surface. Performing a resurfacing with a new layer of Spray Deck might be the most reasonable option.
How long does Kool Deck last?
How long does a coating last? With proper cleaning and maintenance a SUNDEK surface can last 10 to 15 years, depending on use.
Can you pressure wash Kool Deck?
Use of a surface cleaner attachment on a 3000psi or greater pressure washer is recommended for lighter accumulations. Annual buffing of the deck can remove mineral build up. Acid baths are not necessary or recommended as part of a general maintenance cleaning procedure for Kool Deck or Solement surfaces.
How much does it cost to resurface Kool Deck?
Resurfacing usually costs anywhere from $3 to $8 per square foot, depending on the condition of the concrete, your location, and the color, pattern and texture you select.
What is the coolest pool deck surface?
Poured concrete has been the material of choice for pool decking for decades because it’s durable and water-resistant. When finished with a brushed surface, poured concrete allows swimmers to walk barefooted without the risk of slipping.
How much does Kool Deck cost?
Professional contractors at Backyard by Design estimate that Kool Deck costs roughly $3 to $4 per square foot when installed over existing concrete. Kool Deck comes in various colors – ranging from Aqua to Aztec Gold to Mauve – but prices do not vary per color.
Can you paint over cool deck?
Tip. Syntex deck paint is not recommended for wooden decks or to be used on areas where vehicular traffic is imminent. If applying paint to a new Kool Deck, wait 28 days after the new deck has been laid for it to properly cure before painting.
How do I resurface my pool myself?
Basic Process for Pool Resurfacing
- Step 1 – Draining and Cleaning the Pool. When resurfacing, you must first drain the pool. Next, you should thoroughly clean the pool’s surface with a wire brush.
- Step 2 – Resurfacing the Pool. Once your pool’s surface is clean, the pool can be resurfaced by spreading plaster.
What kind of paint do you use on a Kool Deck?
Simply mix one gallon of acrylic paint (your color choice) to the kit and apply with an ordinary 3/4 in. nap paint roller to a clean, prepared surface. Cool dries within 30 minutes. Apply a second coat.
How much does it cost to redo pool deck?
Average Cost to Redo a Pool Deck
A new pool deck costs about $3,000 on average. If you currently have a pool deck but would like to update it, re-surfacing the concrete is an option. Two low-cost options include adding tile or painting your deck.
How is Kool Deck applied?
Empty several gallons of Kool Deck from the mixer into a 5-gallon bucket. Dip the dash brush all the way to the tops of the bristles. Shake the brush loaded with Kool Deck onto the pool’s deck. Continue splashing the product in all directions until you coat the entire pool deck.
Can you pressure wash Sundek?
Regular cleaning of Sundek by hosing and using a squeegee or push broom to remove standing water is the most effective method of minimizing most stains. Pressure washing with hot water is not recommended.
How does Kool Deck work?
Keystone’s Kool Deck, which is made by Mortex, lowers the surface temperature of the deck, leaving it cool to the touch. These textured coatings adhere to the concrete, provide slip-resistant footing, and hide blemishes or imperfections in the slab.