How to Turn an Old Screen Door Into a Family Message Center

With a busy family, you need to be organized! Our family needed a place for keys, mail, and a place to communicate important messages! I used an old screen door frame for this project. Check out my blog for all the details!
Turn an old screen door into a family message center!
What I started with!
The finished product!
Caster wheels used for hooks to hang keys and lanyards.
Chalkboard for messages, weekly menu, or artwork.

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  • Lynette R
    Lynette R Maryville, TN
    For some reason Doreen, when I try to go to your site from the Hometalke email, I get a message saying this tip "has been removed or is no longer available"? Just thought you'd like to know.
  • Janet O
    Janet O East Windsor, CT
    Now to find a reasonably priced door......


  • Doreen Cagno
    Doreen Cagno Lititz, PA
    Thanks, everyone! I think this is one project that will really get used in my home!!!
  • Lucille Janssen
    Lucille Janssen Parsons, KS
    What did you use for the blackboard part? Wood, glass?
  • Teresa Lopata
    Teresa Lopata South Bend, IN
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