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!
How to Paint PVC. Because of its slick outer surface, most people think PVC pipe is difficult or impossible to paint. But with the right tools and preparation, it's actually quite easy. While it's true that PVC contains certain compounds.
Quick tip: To remove labels, place wine bottle into pre-heated oven for 10 minutes. Use a spatula to lift up one corner of the label, and it will easily peel off taking most of the adhesive with it. You may have just a smidgeon to wash off.
Bookshelves can be very expensive, but all you really need are some pvc pipes, pine wood boards and a few power tools you may already own and an afternoon! Get this industrial chic look in any corner (Diy Garden Cart)