Is it permissible to waterproof my deck during the 9 days?


Yes, this is fine.

The prohibition against building in the Nine Days refers to building work that involves special joy.

Although it is nice to have a deck waterproofed, this doesn’t involve any special joy, and therefore there is no problem.

Best wishes.

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