Are you looking for a way to dress up a room, but not excited about doing a complete remodel? Changing your plain door with a sliding barn door can be a simple and magical way to enhance the feel of any space. They are our first impression before we walk in and help set the mood to what lay’s beyond.
There is a certain mysticism about doors. It is interesting how a few planks of wood and some paint can transform a room. Whether you are looking for a rustic, antique or a rich and vibrant touch of class, how you choose to decorate your room can have profound impacts on your house.
Sliding Barn doors, in particular, can add a certain something extra to making a house a home.
Using a sliding barn door can be a great way to dress up your home. A plain white barn door can slide away to reveal a dry erase board with all of your important information for the day. Or you can dress it up with a lovely stain to lend an air of sophistication for you den. Try a bright paint to add a touch of playfulness to your children’s playroom (or your own play room).
Whatever you are looking for, check out our list of 101 sliding barn door ideas below, and see how you can transform your plain door to a nice sliding barn door. Some of the listed ideas come with DIY tutorials and plans, just click on the link under the picture of each door for more details.
Table of Contents
- Kitchen/ Dining room
- Living room
- Laundry room
1. Kitchen/Dining Room Ideas
Source: Geschke Group Architecture
2. Bathroom Ideas
Source: Peace Desgin/ Artisan Hardware
Source: Cornerstone Architects
Source: KuDa Photography
Source: USI Design & Remodeling
Source: Mr. Fraeg
Source: Sarah Greenman
3. Living room Ideas
4. Bedroom Ideas
Source: Fiorella Design
Source: Pine Mountain Builders
Source: Jeffrey Lendrum/ Lendrum Photography
Source: Rustica Hardware
Source: Hutker Architects
5. Entrance Ideas
6. Laundry room Ideas
7. Other Great Ideas
Isn’t it amazing what a little change can do? With the simple door swap, you can add an interesting twist to any room. Barn doors are a fun and unique way to add a little flare and style to any space. There is a reason why they have become so popular recently.
Are you worried about the cost of some of these upgrades? You can accomplish the look of many of the doors yourself with a little ingenuity and a trip to the local hardware store. Most employees are happy to help you with your project. Be sure to also check out the links to any of the doors that interested you for more information.
The important thing to remember is that this is your home. Use your imagination and have fun with it. These ideas are just that, an idea to get you started. Don’t worry if what you create isn’t exactly like the pictures. It is the subtle differences that make projects like this uniquely yours.
Do you like a particular style of door, but not the color? Perhaps you aren’t a fan of the rollers and slides used. Whatever the case is, feel free to mix and match the ideas to design your own custom sliding door. The possibilities are endless.
So are you ready to add that personal touch to your home? Which barn door ideas did you like the most? Be sure to leave a comment below on which barn door you liked. Or if you have a different idea, share it with us as well. Let us be a part of your creation.