Traditionally, white wash is actually lime wash: a mixture of salt, water and hydrated lime used as an economical and easy way to make a farmhouse look clean and bright. You can learn a lot of interesting facts online about lime wash, such as its antibacterial properties.
In modern times, when we recreate the whitewashed look, it is usually done with diluted white paint, which is what we will be using in the tutorials today. However, I am so curious about real lime wash I may just have to try it soon! 🙂
To see these 3 techniques in action, check out the video tutorial below!
Lots of readers have asked great questions such as: can you white wash stained wood
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