Doggie Door facade

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Project by devann posted 10-15-2016 05:13 PM 276 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I recently put in a dog door. I got tired of being a doorman for five dogs. I’ve made these a few times now, usually in a home remodel. The doors used are typical pet doors made to be installed into a homes existing door. On the door with the white columns I use two doors. One at each end of a 9” jamb. I wanted the air space between inside & outside.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 10-15-2016 10:47 PM

Neat idea, Derrell!!
He can stick his head out andnont get wet while it’s raining

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 10-15-2016 10:57 PM

Nice, I like the dual flap idea, I might have to do one of these.

-- RexS, Willaimsburg, Va

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#3 posted 10-16-2016 03:56 AM

Looks good! Where do the gnomes enter and exit?

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#4 posted 10-16-2016 04:14 AM

Funny you should mention them Bob. The gnomes around here sleep a lot. My daughter found one in the yard today. He hasn’t moved for such a long time. He’s been siting in the garden so long that he has moss growing on his head.

btw Bob, my daughter wanted to know if I was going to install a miniature porch light on the door. Any ideas?

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#5 posted 10-16-2016 11:44 AM

I love this project- my 5 cats are jealous…..
devann- Yes, a porch lite. May I suggest a ” solar powered light and you don’t to have electric or batteries.

-- Desert_Woodworker

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#6 posted 10-17-2016 12:54 AM

Nice job Darrell, since ya got some free time now, can ya swing by and let my dog out???

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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