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Reclaimed Barn Door Made Into a Dining Room Table

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Project by Barngirl posted 01-13-2014 07:43 PM 1785 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" http://www.realantiquewood.com





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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#1 posted 01-13-2014 11:43 PM

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

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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cassiet717

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#2 posted 01-13-2014 11:59 PM

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 01-14-2014 12:20 AM

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.

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alumitim

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#4 posted 01-14-2014 03:29 AM

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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Barngirl

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#5 posted 01-14-2014 01:57 PM

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

-- Barn Girl - "Where Every Piece of Wood Has a History" http://www.realantiquewood.com

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TheCoolDad

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#6 posted 01-14-2014 05:38 PM

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

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NaFianna

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#7 posted 01-14-2014 08:44 PM

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

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

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#8 posted 01-17-2014 02:42 PM

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 01-17-2014 03:31 PM

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, http://www.wickedpiggy.com

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