Staining a New Deck

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Marty Nonhof
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Recently I added on to an existing deck.  The old deck is stained a dark brown.  The new deck is made of pressure treated lumber.  I was told I have to wait a year before staining the new deck.  It does not match at all, so I would like to change its appearance.  What can I do?