Reviews of Behr DeckOver coatings on HomeDepot.com and YouTube are mixed. Many reviewers state that Behr coatings have an attractive appearance and that they seal cracks well, while others complain about peeling and strong odors.
A professional review at DeckStainHelp.com rates Behr DeckOver Stain in nine categories. It rates the product poorly with regard to appearance and ease of application. It states that the product's tendency to scratch and peel is the worst it had ever seen. It rates the product high on color retention over time and on its ability to prevent mold and the graying of wood that can result from exposure to sunlight.