Screen Door

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Project by Ken Dixon posted 07-30-2009 04:19 PM 1344 views 7 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a screen door I made in 2006 replaces the original storm door. Made from reclaimed pine. Finished with clear spar varnish and milk paint.

-- Ken, Kanata Ont. Canada

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#1 posted 07-30-2009 10:59 PM

Very nice looking scene door. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#2 posted 07-30-2009 11:08 PM

Great Lookin Door

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#3 posted 07-31-2009 01:16 AM

Great job and design, another form of intarsia.

-- Nubs,Reserve

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#4 posted 07-31-2009 12:56 PM

nice! the bottom of the door is equally as impressive as the top half.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#5 posted 08-03-2009 04:17 PM

Cool Door Ken

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 09-14-2009 02:52 AM

Oh my gosh. I love this door. First of all, what is milk paint? I need to make a new screen door too. We’re doing alot of changes to our old cabin, and the door isnt a normal size, so I had to make my last screen door. Too rotten to take a picture of now, but I did like it. I would rather have something like this. I’m not sure what spar varnish is either. Could you tell me anything about this? I want my next door to last longer than 5 years or so. Thanks for any advise.

-- Janice

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