How to Clean Stains Off of an Alumawood Patio Cover

Alumawood is a name brand of aluminum patio covers incorporating DuPont Teflon that makes siding easy to clean and maintain.
Alumawood patio covers come in two varieties, Laguna Lattice and Newport Solid. Laguna Lattice is a traditional pergola-style patio cover with open spaces at the top for breezes to come through. The Newport Solid provides protection against the elements. Cleaning is a breeze.

Step 1

Pour 2 cups of vinegar into the sprayer and mix with 1 gallon of hot water.

Step 2

Use a garden hose to spray down the patio cover to remove any loose debris.

Step 3

Spray the patio cover with the white vinegar solution.

Step 4

Scrub the stains with an extended scrub brush.

Step 5

Rinse off the patio cover with the garden hose.

Things You Will Need

  • 2 cups white distilled vinegar
  • Sprayer
  • Garden hose
  • Extended scrub brush

Tip

  • Replace vinegar with ½ to 1 cup of bleach if your patio cover is white. This process can be repeated as often as necessary to remove stains.