White Wash Furniture Before And After
Results after the first whitewash application.
White wash furniture before and after. Whitewash piece of unpainted furniture fine sanding sponge lint free rags container for mixing paint latex paint you choose the color paint brush water based poly i like a satin finish. Whether you re working with a massive six drawer dresser or tiny nightstand use 100 grit sandpaper to even out the surface. We ended up bleaching the floors three times to get the look we wanted. After the bleach dried our contractor applied a duraseal country white stain to the old floors leaving the new floors without the white stain.
Treating the wood this way also enhances its ability to absorb the whitewash. Wait for the furniture to dry completely before continuing. The first coat of whitewash creates a soft rustic white wash wood stain look. The beauty of this weathered wood finish is that you can truly embrace any imperfections that your piece of furniture may or may not have.
Before and after basics. So just how do you whitewash furniture. You can still see a hint of redness. The floors after two rounds of wood bleach.
If you know that you want a whitewash furniture look with the wood grain showing partially through don t prime. It has a bit of farmhouse and a bit of beachy. Once your furniture has had time to fully dry and optional sanding apply your preferred topcoat. The vinegar solution is effective at removing stains and dirt which could cause the whitewash to apply unevenly.
Prep the furniture and assemble equipment.