Making PVC Look Like Wood I came up with this simple trick to give PVC pipe a realistic wood texture when I built a few plastic didgeridoos a couple of years ago. It would also work for theater, home decor or backyard tiki-bars!
Use a blow torch to create a duo-tone effect on wood. Lay the torch at such an angle that the flame licks across the surface as you move horizontally. After that, wipe it down with a wet cloth and sta(Stain Table Top)
How To Stain Wood So It Doesn't Look Blotchy & Horrible - use Minwax Pre-Stain Wood Conditioner, assures even stain penetration and prepares the wood to avoid blotching and streaking. Apply stain within 2 hours of applying conditioner