Reclaimed Barn Door Made Into a Dining Room Table

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Project by Barngirl posted 192 days ago 1389 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Reclaimed from an old barn, this barn door was given a new life as a dining table just in time for the holidays!
Notice the hardware still attached to the door? It really gives it the “wow” factor.

-- Barn Girl - "Where Every Piece of Wood Has a History"

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#1 posted 192 days ago

That’s nice…I had to go out to my barn and make sure the door was still there…

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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#2 posted 192 days ago

Beautiful! Are those sewing tables you used as bases? I love it.

-- CassieT

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 192 days ago

It’s cool. One thing you might consider is an epoxy coating. You can leave all hardware in tacked the. It would be visible but the table would be perfectly smooth.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#4 posted 192 days ago

That is an awesome use for that door. I agree with Monte, the epoxy would add longevity to your table. Nice work.

-- Tim

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#5 posted 191 days ago

Thanks for the info! Great advise.. And yes those are sewing tables! :)

-- Barn Girl - "Where Every Piece of Wood Has a History"

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#6 posted 191 days ago

I love the idea. Elegant but rustic. Such a great use for a reclaimed barn door.

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#7 posted 191 days ago

Well done keeping the old door intact.It keeps the story alive.

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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#8 posted 188 days ago

Fantastic table! Love it, perfect example of shabby chic. the recycled top and legs look amazing. Excellent job!

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Marty Smoley

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#9 posted 188 days ago

This is gorgeous. I love the door with the hardware. Nice use of the treadle bases. I have several of those just waiting to be repurposed. What a great table :)

-- Marty,

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