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Barn door ideas for your home

StevieB
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Barn doors can be used anywhere around your home to save space or make a statement.

 

Check out these creative barn door projects shared by Bunnings Workshop community members and feel free to ask a question about your own build.

 

1. Pine barn door for living room by @Jwyatt 

 

Workshop member Jwyatt used seven Pine lining boards to construct this barn door that partitions a living area to shield the afternoon sun and help the air conditioners run more efficiently.

 

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2. MDF barn door with diagonal pattern by @LePallet 

 

Riley cut and aligned MDF pieces to create this stylish design and installed the barn door on a custom-built bulkhead.

 

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3. Barn door feature wall by @GeoffB 

 

Geoff built these barn doors to screen an unused entrance and create a rustic feature at a cafe.

 

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4. VJ panelling barn door by @mattoharae 

 

Matt biscuit joined and glued two doors together to create a wide barn door and then used liquid nails to attach VJ panels for this stylish finish.

 

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5. Wide hardwood barn doors by @LePallet 

 

Riley joined two barn doors together to slide in one direction and cover a wide entryway.

 

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6. Handmade barn doors by @peta 

 

Workshop member peta shared these beautiful barn doors built by her husband.

 

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7. Barn door using fence palings by @Hansi 

 

Workshop member Hansi made this barn door using fence palings and pickets.

 

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8. Double barn doors by @woodalwaysworks 

 

Workshop member woodalwaysworks converted standard double doors into sliding barn doors and decorated with MDF and skirting.

 

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9. Hallway herringbone design barn door by @Megarakawa 

 

Workshop member Megarakawa built this barn door from scratch to fit a wide hallway entrance.

 

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For more ideas, check out Barn-style sliding doors: how and why to get the look.

 

How to install sliding doors

 

Find out how easy it is to fit the track and hang your own barn doors in the step-by-step guide How to install sliding doors.

 

 

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