25 DIY Ideas & Tutorials for Using Wood Stains

Wood stains are designed to bring out the natural and potential beauty of real wood. Staining wood can dramatically change the appearance of boards or furniture. It can bring out the lines in the wood and highlight knots to emphasize the beauty of the piece you are staining with the right color of the stains.

In order to help natural hardwood to reach its potential beauty, the right stain has to be applied. Sometimes if you just can’t find the wood stain color you need to match your current decor, you can try to make your own with some common items, like vinegar, black tea, coffee and more.

Wood staining requires time and patience to complete. The transformation may happen over the course of a couple hours…, but it is worth doing it and turns out beautiful.

In today’s list, we have collected a lot of creative DIY wood staining art project ideas and tutorials for your inspiration. Go find some pieces of bare wood and get your favorite stains. Let’s get crafty now.

Wood Stained Decorative Tray Makeover

25 DIY Ideas & Tutorials for Using Wood Stains

Stain small rectangles of wood in a variety of shades. Then, put them together a puzzle in a common tray to achieve a final look you love. Get the tutorial via love grows wild.