• four – 2×3 @ 84″
  • four – 2×3 @ 17″
  • four – 2×3 @ 14″

Sides

  • 2 – three/4″ thick plywood minimize 36″ x 17-1/4″

Experience Body

  • five – 1×4 @ 36″
  • 8 – 1×4 @ 17-three/4″

Cabinets

  • 2 – 1×8 @ 87″
  • 2 – 1×10 @ 87″

Center Shelf Supports and Cleats

  • five – 1×2 @ 14″
  • five – 1×2 @ 17″

Base Trim

  • 1 – 2×3 @ 90″
  • 2 – 2×3 @ 18-three/4″

Best

Doors

  • 2- 1/4″ thick plywood minimize 20″ x 30″
  • four- 1×3 @ 30″
  • 2- 1×3 @ 15″
  • 1- 1×3 @ 29 1/4″ from corner to corner minimize at an angle of 28 levels

How To Develop A Sliding Barn Door Leisure Center:  The Approach

Action 1)  Build The Body

The frames are very self-explanatory but I have provided a finished photograph as very well as a thorough diagram.  I produced three different consoles so that is why you see  6 of these frames.

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Action 2)  Add The Sides

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Connect the three/4″ plywood by 1st implementing a bead of wood glue all around the edge of the plywood and safe using 2 1/2″ screws.  Repeat with just about every area.

Action three)  Connect to the wall.

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I apologize but I forgot to consider a photograph of the body set up just before experience body, cabinets and cleats were being set up but I have provided a diagram below to give you the measurements.

I set up tongue and groove auto-siding for texture which shows by way of the open back facet.  Another fantastic plan would be to paint a contrasting paint shade or incorporate a pleasurable wallpaper on the wall behind the console.

Action four)  Add The Experience Body

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Action five)  Add cleats and cabinets

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Action six)  Add major boards.

Really don’t connect at this stage because it will make it more tricky to paint or stain them.

Action seven)  Stain or paint body and major

Body and doors:  Sherwin Williams SW Iron Ore (similar shade that Cassity applied listed here!)

Best (Pine):  Custom Minwax stain shade combine of  50/fifty Typical Gray/Jacobean

Action 8)  Make Doors

You could also make common shaker cabinet doors subsequent this tutorial listed here. 

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Rip plywood to 20″ x 30″ panels (or measurement of opening).  With nail gun, connect the two 30″ trim boards to the plywood panel.

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Double check out your measurement and minimize the remaining trim boards to finish the doorway panel.  Attach with nail gun.

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To build the diagonal layout shown on my amusement heart, your board will be 29 1/4″ lengthy from corner to corner with an angle of 28 levels.  Again, connect with nail gun.

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Stain or paint doors (or both equally!).  I painted mine Sherwin Williams Iron Ore to match the body. (This is the similar shade Cassity painted her interior doors and colorwashed her barn doorway listed here to incorporate shade even though even now displaying the wood grain.)

Action nine)  Hang Doors

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Action ten)  Attach major boards to the body

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That is it!  Not way too lousy for an overall sliding barn doorway amusement heart, appropriate?  Now it is time for the pleasurable part…the equipment.

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I chose chunky baskets, previous trunks and steel containers to decorate our male cave opening shelving.  They incorporate further storage even though keeping a masculine truly feel.

 

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I am so pleased with the way my sliding barn doorway amusement heart turned out.  All of the sport units and cable bins are concealed behind the barn doors when not in use, but the doors easily slide open to give entry when necessary.  The further storage is excellent for all of the PS4/XBox video games and our DVDs and I even have a basket for remote controls. Life is good for all of us!

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Originally published 08.26.2017 // Current 03.25.2020