How to make a Barn Wood effect. Start with new wood. Then with the paintbrush, paint a layer of water and then a layer of stain and rub it off quickly with a rag to get that gray color. The water keeps the stain from getting too far in the wood so.
how to make new wood look old with these easy distressing and staining techniques good DIY, I am wondering if using the burning torch would work for the blacker stain part. Saw that on another DIY it was great.