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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 start the staining process. Assemble the legs and the shelves, place a glass top over it, and you’re done!

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Remodeling 101: Shou Sugi Ban Torched Lumber: Repeat after us: shou sugi ban. Devised as a way to make wood less susceptible to fire and to keep away insects and rot, this longstanding Japanese method involves torching your building materials.

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Burnt plywood floors...

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8 of the Most Inventive New Materials From the MCX Library

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How to Create a Burnt Wood Finish

Searching for the hottest look in wood finishes? You can't get much better than this! For a burnished finish, we actually toasted the grain of the wood…

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