Today was step one of our clean/waterseal the deck project that we do every summer. the last couple of years we've borrowed an awesome power washer from some friends, but were unable to connect with them this year, so it was back to the old fashioned way - scrub it with a brush and soap (dishwashing detergent, if you care - cuts the dirt really well)
So I set out to do that this afternoon, with a little help. Dominic's job was maintaining the bubbles. As you can see, he took it very seriously.
Here's a quick snippet of how the afternoon went: