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After he pressure washed one section, he noticed that the wood underneath the old stain had begun to rot. He doesn't want to apply new stain and sealer over soft/decaying wood, so he's now sanding it down, inch by inch.

I would walk away from it until Spring then plan on tearing off the old boards, check the framing for soundness and then lay down new decking.

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