How do you whitewash pine?

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Pine wood is used in making a number of surfaces at home. To whitewash furniture made from pine, one has to sand its surface first. Mix two parts of white paint with one part of a glazer and water then stir to make a paint mixture. Using a brush, apply the paint to the furniture as a fine coat and finish by applying polyurethane.
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As to ruining the value , I would say yes. Buy a quality flat paint and add water.
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How to Whitewash Pine
You may encounter pine wood in a variety of places in your home, from paneled walls to flooring to furniture. Although it is not as strong as other types of wood, pine tends to be inexpensive and holds a finish well, according to the Utah State... More »
Difficulty: Moderate
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